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Wolframite Mineral Data

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General Wolframite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: (Fe,Mn)WO4
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 303.24 gm
   Manganese   9.06 %  Mn   11.70 % MnO
   Iron        9.21 %  Fe   11.85 % FeO
   Tungsten   60.63 %  W    76.46 % WO3
   Oxygen     21.10 %  O
             ______        ______ 
             100.00 %      100.00 % = TOTAL OXIDE
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: Fe2+0.5Mn2+0.5(WO4)
Help on Environment: Environment: Group name for the h´┐Żbnerite - ferberite series.
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Not Approved IMA 1863
Help on Locality: Locality: Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: From the German, Wolfram, name for tungsten.
Help on Name Pronunciation: Name Pronunciation: Wolframite + Pronunciation Say WOLFRAMITE
Help on Synonym: Synonym: ICSD 15192
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