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Katerinopoulosite from
Esperanza Mine, Lavrion District Mines, Lavreotiki, East Attica, Attica, Greece

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Katerinopoulosite
Formula:(NH4)2Zn(SO4)2·6H2O
Chemical Analyses:
Oxide wt%:
1
SO338.33 %
(NH4)2O11.9 %
NiO1.82 %
CuO0.37 %
ZnO16.83 %
H2O29.4 %
Total:98.65 %
Empirical formulae:
1H0.13(NH4)1.91(Zn0.86Ni0.10Cu0.02)(SO4)2.00·6.75H2O
Sample references:
SampleReference
1Type SpecimenChukanov, N.V., Pekov, I.V., Belakovskiy, D.I., Britvin, S.N., Stergiou, V., Voudiris, P., Magganas, A. (2018) Katerinopoulosite, (NH4)2Zn(SO4)2·6H2O, a new mineral from the Esperanza mine, Lavrion, Greece. European Journal of Mineralogy: 30 (4): 821-826.
Confirmation
Validity:Valid - Type Locality
References
References:Chukanov, N.V., Pekov, I.V., Belakovskiy, D.I., Britvin, S.N., Voudouris, P., Magganas, A. and Stergiou, V. (2017) Katerinopoulosite, IMA 2017-004. CNMNC Newsletter No. 37, June 2017, page 739; Mineralogical Magazine, 81, 737–742; Rieck, B., Kolitsch, U., Voudouris, P., Giester, G. and Tzeferis, P. (2018): Weitere Neufunde aus Lavrion, Griechenland. Mineralien-Welt 29 (5), 32-77 (in German).
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Katerinopoulosite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Esperanza Mine, Lavrion District Mines, Lavreotiki, East Attica, Attica, Greece
 
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