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Babánekite from
Geister vein ("sv. Duch" vein), Rovnost Mine (Werner Mine), Jáchymov, Karlovy Vary District, Karlovy Vary Region, Czech Republic

Locality type:Vein
Classification
Species:Babánekite
Formula:Cu3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Chemical Analyses:
Oxide wt%:
1
CoO8.89 %
NiO4.06 %
CuO15.31 %
ZnO10.87 %
P2O50.16 %
As2O539.79 %
SO30.13 %
H2O (calc)24.78 %
Total:103.99 %
Empirical formulae:
1(Cu1.12Zn0.78Co0.69Ni0.322.91[(AsO4)2.01(PO4)0.01(SO4)0.012.03•8H2O
Sample references:
SampleReference
1Type SpecimenPlášil, J., Škácha, P., Sejkora, J., Škoda, R., Novák, M., Veselovský, F., Hloušek, J. (2017) Babánekite, Cu3(AsO4)2 • 8H2O, from Jáchymov, Czech Republic - a new member of the vivianite group. Journal of Geosciences: 62: 261-270.
Confirmation
Validity:Valid - Type Locality
References
References:Plášil*, J., Fejfarová, K., Radek Škoda, R., Škácha, P., Sejkora, J., Veselovský, F., Hloušek, J., Novák, M. (2012) Babánekite, IMA 2012-007. CNMNC Newsletter No. 13, June 2012, page 814; Mineralogical Magazine, 76, 807-817.; Škácha, Pavel; Horák, Vladimír; Plašil, Jakub (2014) Minerals and finds of ore shoots on the Geister vein of the western part of the Jáchymov ore district (Czech Republic). Bulletin Mineralogicko-Petrologickeho Oddeleni Narodniho Muzea v Praze Vol. 22 Issue 2, p202-202. 1p.; Plášil, J., Škácha, P., Sejkora, J., Škoda, R., Novák, M., Veselovský, F., Hloušek, J. (2017) Babánekite, Cu3(AsO4)2 ∙ 8H2O, from Jáchymov, Czech Republic - a new member of the vivianite group. Journal of Geosciences: 62: 261-270.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Lavendulan1 photo of Babánekite associated with Lavendulan at this locality.
Hloušekite1 photo of Babánekite associated with Hloušekite at this locality.
Gypsum1 photo of Babánekite associated with Gypsum at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Babánekite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Geister vein ("sv. Duch" vein), Rovnost Mine (Werner Mine), Jáchymov, Karlovy Vary District, Karlovy Vary Region, Czech Republic
 
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