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Tetrawickmanite Mineral Data

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General Tetrawickmanite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: Mn++Sn++++(OH)6
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 275.69 gm
   Manganese  19.93 %  Mn   25.73 % MnO
   Tin        43.06 %  Sn   54.67 % SnO2
   Hydrogen    2.19 %  H    19.60 % H2O
   Oxygen     34.82 %  O
             ______        ______ 
             100.00 %      100.00 % = TOTAL OXIDE
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: Mn2+Sn(OH)6
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Approved IMA 1973
Help on Locality: Locality: Foote Quarry, Kings Mountain, Cleveland County, North Carolina, USA. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: Named as the tetragonal analog of wickmanite.
Help on Name Pronunciation: Name Pronunciation: Tetrawickmanite + Pronunciation Say TETRAWICKMANITE