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Suredaite Mineral Data

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General Suredaite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: PbSnS3
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 390.35 gm
   Silver    1.38 %  Ag
   Tin      30.41 %  Sn
   Arsenic   1.92 %  As
   Lead     42.46 %  Pb
   Sulfur   23.82 %  S
           100.00 % 
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: Pb0.8Ag0.05SnAs0.1S2.9
Help on Environment: Environment: Stockwork mineralization in Ag-Sn mineral belt.
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Approved IMA 1998 (Dana # Added)
Help on Locality: Locality: Oploca vein system in the SW corner of the Pirquitas Ag-Sn deposti, NW Argentina. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: The name honors R. J. Sureda Leston, head of the Department of Mineralogy end Economic Geology, University of Salta, Argentina.
Help on Synonym: Synonym: ICSD 89709
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