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Vanadiocarpholite Mineral

1 Physical
1.1 Mohs Hardness
0
1.2 Luster
Vitreous Silky
1.3 Cleavage
Perfect on {010}
1.4 Fracture
Flexible Flexible fragments.
1.5 Streak
Not Available
1.6 Bulk Density
Osmium
3.10
Rank: N/A (Overall)
Kurilite
1.7 Tenacity
flexible
2 Chemical
2.1 Formula
2.1.1 Chemical Formula
Mn++V+++Al(Si2O6)(OH)4
2.1.2 Empirical Formula
Mn2+V3+AlSi2O6(OH)4
2.2 Crystal Properties
2.2.1 Crystal System
Orthorhombic
2.2.2 Space group
Orthorhombic Dipyramidal H-M Symbol (2/m 2/m 2/m) Space Group: C cca
2.2.3 Crystal Habit
Prismatic to acicular crystal clusters, vein fillings
2.2.4 Crystal Class
Dipyramidal (mmm)
2.2.5 Twinning
Not Available
2.3 Molecular Weight
Proudite
353.06
Rank: N/A (Overall)
Diamond
3 Atomic
3.1 Axial Ratios
a:b:c =0.6687:1:0.2508
3.2 Fermion Index
Maldonite
0.01
Rank: N/A (Overall)
Algodonite
3.3 Boson Index
Algodonite
0.99
Rank: N/A (Overall)
Urea
3.4 Cell Dimensions
3.4.1 a
Mesolite
13.83
Rank: N/A (Overall)
Graphite
3.4.2 b
Liveingite
20.68
Rank: N/A (Overall)
Tantalcarbide
3.4.3 c
Taranakite
5.19
Rank: N/A (Overall)
Tiettaite
3.4.4 alpha
Nefedovite
Not Available
Rank: N/A (Overall)
Schneiderhohnite
3.4.5 beta
Catapleiite
Not Available
Rank: N/A (Overall)
Harmotome
3.4.6 gamma
Rhonite
Not Available
Rank: N/A (Overall)
Hemihedrite
4 Optical
4.1 Photoelectric
Natronambulite
7.49 barns/electron
Rank: N/A (Overall)
Hartite
4.2 Radioactivity
No Common Minerals Minerals has it !
4.2.1 GRapi
Melanocerite Ce
0.00
Rank: N/A (Overall)
Abelsonite
4.3 By Intensity
Not Available
4.4 Specific Gravity
Osmium
3.16
Rank: N/A (Overall)
Kurilite
4.5 Diaphaneity
Transparent
4.6 Luminescence
Not Available
4.7 Birefringence
0.0160
4.8 Pleochroism
Not Available
5 Classification
5.1 Category
Silicate mineral
5.2 IMA Status
Approved IMA 2003 (Dana # Added)
5.3 Dana Class
65.01.05.06
5.4 Strunz Class
09.DB.05
6 Facts
6.1 Origin
Found in open fissures in a silicified wood sample from Mn-ore bearing cherts. Carpholite group
6.2 Locality
Molinello Mine, Graveglia Valley, Ne, Genova Province, Liguria, Italy. Link to  MinDat.org Location Data.
6.3 Name Origin
Named as the V-dominant analogue of carpholite.
6.4 Color
Yellow, Not Available, Brown., Not Available, Not Available
6.5 Name Synonym
IMA2003-055
6.6 Uses
Not Available

What is Vanadiocarpholite?

Minerals are solid substances, occurring naturally. Minerals are not organic compounds as their origins are inorganic. Interestingly, the process of formation of minerals do result from organic processes. What is Vanadiocarpholite? Here you can know all about it. Vanadiocarpholite mineral belongs to Silicate mineral. You can know more about the Physical Properties of Vanadiocarpholite and find out all the aspects pertaining to the appearance and form of a mineral. It is also important to know the IMA status of a mineral, for this mineral IMA status is Approved IMA 2003 (Dana # Added). Another important aspect is the minerals strength or hardness, Vanadiocarpholite has Mohs Hardness between 0.

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