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Yeatmanite Mineral Data

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General Yeatmanite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: Mn++9Zn6Sb+++++2Si4O28
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 1,690.61 gm
   Manganese  29.25 %  Mn   37.76 % MnO
   Zinc       23.21 %  Zn   28.89 % ZnO
   Silicon     6.65 %  Si   14.22 % SiO2
   Antimony   14.40 %  Sb   19.13 % Sb2O5
   Oxygen     26.50 %  O
             ______        ______ 
             100.00 %      100.00 % = TOTAL OXIDE
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: Mn2+9Zn6Sb2Si4O28
Help on Environment: Environment: Metamorphosed, weathered Zn-Mn deposit.
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Valid Species (Pre-IMA) 1938
Help on Locality: Locality: Franklin and Sterling Hill, Sussex County, New Jersey, USA. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: Named for Pope Yeatman (1861-1953), U. S. Mining engineer.
Help on Name Pronunciation: Name Pronunciation: Yeatmanite + Pronunciation Say YEATMANITE
Help on Synonym: Synonym: ICSD 40367
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