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Tellurantimony Mineral Data

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General Tellurantimony Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: Sb2Te3
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 626.30 gm
   Antimony   38.88 %  Sb
   Tellurium  61.12 %  Te
             100.00 % 
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: Sb2Te3
Help on Environment: Environment: In a zinc-rich deposit of stratiform massive sulfide type of volcanogenic origin in Archean Volcanics. Generally included in altaite.
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Approved IMA 1973
Help on Locality: Locality: Mattagami Lake mine, Mattagami area, Galinee township, Abitibi Co., Quebec, Canada. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: Named for the composition.
Help on Name Pronunciation: Name Pronunciation: Tellurantimony + Pronunciation Say TELLURANTIMONY
Help on Synonym: Synonym: ICSD 2084
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