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Stibiconite Mineral Data

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General Stibiconite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: Sb+++Sb+++++2O6(OH)
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 478.25 gm
   Antimony  76.37 %  Sb   96.44 % SbO2
   Hydrogen   0.21 %  H     1.88 % H2O
   Oxygen    23.42 %  O
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            100.00 %       98.33 % = TOTAL OXIDE
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: Sb3O6(OH)
Help on Environment: Environment: Associated as an alteration product of stibnite and other antimony minerals.
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Valid Species (Pre-IMA) 1862
Help on Locality: Locality: Altar, Sonora, Mexico. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: From the Latin stibium - "antimony" and the Greek konis - "powder."
Help on Name Pronunciation: Name Pronunciation: Stibiconite + Pronunciation Say STIBICONITE
Help on Synonym: Synonym: ICSD 25552
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