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Sudovikovite Mineral Data

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General Sudovikovite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: PtSe2
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 353.00 gm
   Platinum  55.26 %  Pt
   Selenium  44.74 %  Se
            100.00 % 
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: PtSe2
Help on Environment: Environment: In metasomatites.
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Approved IMA 1997 (Dana # Added)
Help on Locality: Locality: Srednaya Palma U-V deposit 30 km north of Kizhy Island, in southern Karelia, Russia. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: For N. G. Sudovikov (1903-1966), noted Russian petrologist.
Help on Name Pronunciation: Name Pronunciation: Sudovikovite + Pronunciation Say SUDOVIKOVITE
Help on Synonym: Synonym: ICSD 43295
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