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UM1978-12-S:AgBiCuTe

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Formula:
(Ag,Cu,Bi)6Te2S
Somewhat similar to 'UM1978-11-S:AgBiCuTe'.

In veins from the vicinity of Kraków, Małopolskie, Poland, together with scheelite, wolframite, tetradymite, tellurobismuthite, rucklidgeite, hessite and so-called csiklovaite.


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Optical Data of UM1978-12-S:AgBiCuTeHide

Type:
Anisotropic
Reflectivity:
591nmR=40%

Reflectance graph
Graph shows reflectance levels at different wavelengths (in nm). Top of box is 100%. Peak reflectance is 40%.

Chemical Properties of UM1978-12-S:AgBiCuTeHide

Formula:
(Ag,Cu,Bi)6Te2S

Other InformationHide

Health Risks:
No information on health risks for this material has been entered into the database. You should always treat mineral specimens with care.

References for UM1978-12-S:AgBiCuTeHide

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Harańczyk, Cz. (1978): The Kraków Paleozoic telluride province. Przegląd Geol. (Geol. Quarterly): 26(6): 337-343 (in Polish, with English and Russian summaries); in: Fleischer, M., Burns, R.G., Cabri, L.J., Chao, G.Y., Hogarth, D.D., Pabst, A. (1979): New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 64: 1332
Smith, D.G.W., Nickel, E.H. (2007): A System of Codification for Unnamed Minerals: Report of the SubCommittee for Unnamed Minerals of the IMA Commission on New Minerals, Nomenclature and Classification. Canadian Mineralogist: 45: 983-1055; http://nrmima.nrm.se/Valid2009_03.pdf (2016)

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Poland
 
  • Silesian Voivodeship
Harańczyk, Cz. (1978): The Kraków Paleozoic telluride province. Przegląd Geol. (Geol. Quarterly): 26(6): 337-343 (in Polish, with English and Russian summaries); in: Fleischer, M., Burns, R.G., Cabri, L.J., Chao, G.Y., Hogarth, D.D., Pabst, A. (1979): New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 64: 1332
 
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