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Swedenborgite Mineral Data

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General Swedenborgite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: NaBe4SbO7
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 292.78 gm
   Sodium      7.85 %  Na   10.58 % Na2O
   Beryllium  12.31 %  Be   34.17 % BeO
   Antimony   41.58 %  Sb   55.24 % Sb2O5
   Oxygen     38.25 %  O
             ______        ______ 
             100.00 %      100.00 % = TOTAL OXIDE
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: NaBe4SbO7
Help on Environment: Environment: Skarn from a metamorphosed Fe�Mn orebody.
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Valid Species (Pre-IMA) 1924
Help on Locality: Locality: Langban, Varmland, Sweden. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: Named for Emanuel Swedenborg (1688-1772), Swedish philosopher and theologian.
Help on Name Pronunciation: Name Pronunciation: Swedenborgite + Pronunciation Say SWEDENBORGITE
Help on Synonym: Synonym: ICSD 27599
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