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Sphaerobismoite Mineral Data

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General Sphaerobismoite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: Bi2O3
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 449.96 gm
   Bismuth  92.89 %  Bi  103.56 % Bi2O3
   Oxygen    7.11 %  O
           ______        ______ 
           100.00 %      103.56 % = TOTAL OXIDE
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: Bi2O2
Help on Environment: Environment: In the secondary oxidation zone. Dimorphous with bismite.
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Approved IMA 1995
Help on Locality: Locality: Neubulach and Wittichen, Black Forest, Germany. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: For the form of the aggregates and the composition.
Help on Name Pronunciation: Name Pronunciation: Sphaerobismoite + Pronunciation Say SPHAEROBISMOITE
Help on Synonym: Synonym: IMA1993-009