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Yuanjiangite Mineral Data

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General Yuanjiangite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: AuSn
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 315.68 gm
   Tin   37.60 %  Sn
   Gold  62.40 %  Au
        100.00 % 
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: AuSn
Help on Environment: Environment: Placer deposit.
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Approved IMA 1994
Help on Locality: Locality: In sandy gravel in the middle course of the Yuanjiang River, near the town of Yuanlin, Hunan Province, Peoples Republic of China. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: Named after its locality.
Help on Name Pronunciation: Name Pronunciation: Yuanjiangite + Pronunciation Say YUANJIANGITE
Help on Synonym: Synonym: ICSD 56262
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