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Wakefieldite-(Nd) Mineral Data

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General Wakefieldite-(Nd) Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: NdVO4
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 259.18 gm
   Vanadium   19.65 %  V    35.09 % V2O5
   Neodymium  55.65 %  Nd   64.91 % Nd2O3
   Oxygen     24.69 %  O
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             100.00 %      100.00 % = TOTAL OXIDE
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: Nd(VO4)
Help on Environment: Environment: Xenotime group
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Proposed IMA 2008 (Dana # Added)
Help on Locality: Locality: Arase mine, Kochi Prefecture, Shikoku, southwest Japan Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: Commission on New Minerals, Nomenclature and Classification (CNMNC)
Help on Name Pronunciation: Name Pronunciation: Wakefieldite-(Nd) + Pronunciation Say WAKEFIELDITE-(ND)
Help on Synonym: Synonym: ICSD 16299
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