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Xiangjiangite Mineral Data

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General Xiangjiangite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: (Fe+++,Al)(UO2)4(PO4)2(SO4)2(OH)•22(H2O)
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 1,916.94 gm
   Uranium     49.67 %  U    56.35 % UO2
   Aluminum     0.70 %  Al    1.33 % Al2O3
   Iron         1.46 %  Fe    2.08 % Fe2O3
   Phosphorus   3.23 %  P     7.40 % P2O5
   Hydrogen     2.37 %  H    21.15 % H2O
   Sulfur       3.35 %  S     8.35 % SO3
   Oxygen      39.23 %  O
              ______        ______ 
              100.00 %       96.66 % = TOTAL OXIDE
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: Fe3+0.5Al0.5(UO2)4(PO4)2(SO4)2(OH)�22(H2O)
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Approved IMA 1978
Help on Locality: Locality: Xiangjiang River, Hunan, China. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: Named after the locality.
Help on Name Pronunciation: Name Pronunciation: Xiangjiangite + Pronunciation Say XIANGJIANGITE