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Molybdenum

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About MolybdenumHide

Formula:
Mo
Crystal System:
Isometric
Dimorph of:
A small grains (up to 6 μm) and thin (~1 μm) films, covering surfaces of glass up to 1 mm 2, sampled in a coarse fraction of regolith returned from the moon by the Russian Luna-24 mission.


Classification of MolybdenumHide

IMA status notes:
Unnamed (probably valid)
Approval history:
Unnamed, but probably valid.
1.AE.05

1 : ELEMENTS (Metals and intermetallic alloys; metalloids and nonmetals; carbides, silicides, nitrides, phosphides)
A : Metals and Intermetallic Alloys
E : Iron-chromium family
Dana 7th ed.:
1.1.40.1

Chemical Properties of MolybdenumHide

Crystallography of MolybdenumHide

Crystal System:
Isometric

Synonyms of MolybdenumHide

Other Language Names for MolybdenumHide

Common AssociatesHide

Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
4 photos of Molybdenum associated with YtterbiumYb
4 photos of Molybdenum associated with SylviteKCl
4 photos of Molybdenum associated with HaliteNaCl
2 photos of Molybdenum associated with Bastnäsite-(Ce)Ce(CO3)F
2 photos of Molybdenum associated with Glass
1 photo of Molybdenum associated with IronFe
1 photo of Molybdenum associated with IlmeniteFe2+TiO3

Related Minerals - Nickel-Strunz GroupingHide

1.AE.VanadiumVIso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Im3m
1.AE.05ChromiumCrIso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Im3m
1.AE.05IronFeIso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Im3m
1.AE.05Kamacite(Fe,Ni)Iso.
1.AE.05TungstenWIso.
1.AE.05UM2001-06-E:CrFeNiFe7Cr2Ni
1.AE.10Taenite(Fe,Ni)Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fm3m
1.AE.10TetrataeniteFeNiTet.
1.AE.10AntitaeniteFe3Ni
1.AE.15ChromferideFe3Cr1-x (x=0.6)Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Pm3m
1.AE.15FerchromideCr3Fe1-xIso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Pm3m
1.AE.15WairauiteCoFeIso.
1.AE.20AwaruiteNi3FeIso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fm3m
1.AE.25JedwabiteFe7(Ta,Nb)3Hex. 6mm : P63mc
1.AE.30ManganeseMnIso. 4 3m : I4 3m

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 MolybdenumHide

Reference List:
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- Am. Min. 87, 182.
- Mokhov A.V., Kartashov P.M., Bogatikov O.A. e.a. (2007) Association of carbon-rich substance and native molybdenum in lunar regolith from Mare Crisium,- Doklady Earth Sciences, 415A(6), pp. 926-928.
- Mokhov A.V., Gornostaeva T.A., Kartashov P.M., e.a.(2016) Structural state of native molybdenum in the lunar regolith, - Doklady Earth Sciences, 471(1), pp. 1154-1157.

Internet Links for MolybdenumHide

Localities for MolybdenumHide

This map shows a selection of localities that have latitude and longitude coordinates recorded. Click on the symbol to view information about a locality. The symbol next to localities in the list can be used to jump to that position on the map.

Locality ListHide

- This locality has map coordinates listed. - This locality has estimated coordinates. ⓘ - Click for further information on this occurrence. ? - Indicates mineral may be doubtful at this locality. - Good crystals or important locality for species. - World class for species or very significant. (TL) - Type Locality for a valid mineral species. (FRL) - First Recorded Locality for everything else (eg varieties). Struck out - Mineral was erroneously reported from this locality. Faded * - Never found at this locality but inferred to have existed at some point in the past (eg from pseudomorphs.)

All localities listed without proper references should be considered as questionable.
Australia
 
  • New South Wales
    • Bathurst Co.
      • Cadia
        • Cadia Valley operations (Cadia-Ridgeway Cu-Au deposit)
http://www.portergeo.com.au/database/mineinfo.asp?mineid=mn228
  • Western Australia
    • Ashburton Shire
      • Nanutarra Station
www.australian-shares.com/mining/ZNC-Zenith exploration company report to the Australian share market
    • Mukinbudin Shire
      • Mukinbudin
Calderwood, M.A., Grguric;, B.A., Jacobson, M.I., (2007): Guidebook to the Pegmatites of Western Australia; Hesperian Press, Perth, 2007.
Belarus
 
  • Mogilev Region
    • Babruysk District
Levitskiy, V. I., Solodilova, V. V., Zavadich, N. S., Pavlova, L. A., & Levitskiy, I. V. (2018, July). Genetic Nature of Mineralization with Native and Intermetallic Compounds in the Bobruisk Ring Structure (Republic of Belarus). In Doklady Earth Sciences (Vol. 481, No. 1, pp. 857-861). Pleiades Publishing.
China
 
  • Gansu
    • Tianshui
      • Zhangjiachuan Co.
Qiu, K. F., Deng, J., Taylor, R. D., Song, K. R., Song, Y. H., Li, Q. Z., & Goldfarb, R. J. (2016). Paleozoic magmatism and porphyry Cu-mineralization in an evolving tectonic setting in the North Qilian Orogenic Belt, NW China. Journal of Asian Earth Sciences, 122, 20-40.
  • Inner Mongolia
    • Xilingol League (Xilinguole Prefecture)
      • East Ujimqin Banner (Dongwuzhumuqin Co.; Dongwu Qi)
        • Diyanqinamu ore field
Sun, H.; Huang, Z.; Lü, Z.; Yu, X.; Li, Y. (2020) Sulfide S and Pb Isotopic Constraint on the Genesis of Diyanqinamu Mo-Pb-Zn Polymetallic Deposit, Inner Mongolia, China. Minerals 10, 304.
Indonesia
 
  • North Sumatra Province
    • Mandailing Natal Regency
Setiawan I, Takahashi R, Imai A (2014) Hydrothermal alteration and base metal-REE mineralization in granitoids at Panyabungan and its surroundings of North Sumatra, Indonesia. 21 st meeting of the International Mineralogical Association.
Malaysia
 
  • Perak
    • Klian Intan
Ariffin, K. S. (2009). Sediment hosted primary tin deposit associated with biotite granite and fault zone at Gunung Paku, Klian Intan, Upper Perak, Malaysia. Resource geology, 59(3), 282-294.
Morocco
 
  • Béni Mellal-Khénifra Region
    • Khénifra Province
      • Aguelmous Cercle
        • El Hammam Caïdat
Cheilletz, A., & Giuliani, G. (1988). Epigenesis versus syngenesis: a contribution to the debate based on the stratiform tungsten skarn, nnineralizations of Djebel Aouam, central Morocco. Seventh Quadrennial IAGOD Symposium
Pacific Ocean
 
Astakhova, N. V. (2008, October). Noble, rare-earth, and nonferrous metals in ferromanganese crusts from submarine volcanoes of the Sea of Japan. In Doklady Earth Sciences (Vol. 422, No. 1, pp. 1161-1166). SP MAIK Nauka/Interperiodica.
Russia
 
  • Kamchatka Krai
Pavel Kartashov data
  • Khabarovsk Krai
    • Komsomolski ore District
Rodionov ,S.M., B.I. Semenyak, V.Yu. Zabrodin (2001) The Komsomolsk Ore District. pp43-71 in Khanchuk, A.I., Gonevchuk, G.A. & Seltmann, R. (Eds) Metallogeny of the Pacific Northwest (Russian Far East): Tectonics, Magmatism and Metallogeny of Active Continental Margins. IAGOD Guidebook series 11, Dalnauka Publishing House, Vladivostok 2004, 176 p
  • Primorsky Krai
    • Olginsky District
Казаченко, В. Т., & Перевозникова, Е. В. (2018). Au-Ag-Pd-Pt минерализация в осаДочных пороДах, ассоциирующих с триасовыми углероДистыми силицитами сихотэ-алиня. Литосфера, (NaN), 892-913.
  • Sakhalin Oblast
    • Kuril Islands (Kurile Islands)
      • Iturup Island
Yudovskaya, M. A., Distler, V. V., Chaplygin, I. V., Mokhov, A. V., Trubkin, N. V., & Gorbacheva, S. A. (2006). Gaseous transport and deposition of gold in magmatic fluid: evidence from the active Kudryavy volcano, Kurile Islands. Mineralium Deposita, 40(8), 828.
  • Zabaykalsky Krai
    • Buriatia Republic (Buryatia)
      • Dzhida Basin
        • Zakamensk District
Damdinova, L. B., Damdinov, B. B., Huang, X. W., Bryansky, N. V., Khubanov, V. B., & Yudin, D. S. (2019). Age, Conditions of Formation, and Fluid Composition of the Pervomaiskoe Molybdenum Deposit (Dzhidinskoe Ore Field, South-Western Transbaikalia, Russia). Minerals, 9(10), 572.
The Moon
 
  • Apollonius Highlands
Mokhov A.V., Kartashov P.M., Bogatikov O.A. (2007) Moon under a microscope, - Moscow, Nauka, p.128 (in Rus.).
  • Mare Crisium
[AmMin 87:182]; Mokhov A.V., Kartashov P.M., e.a. (2007) Association of carbon-rich substance and native molybdenum in lunar regolith from Mare Crisium,- Doklady Earth Sciences, 415A(6), pp. 926-928.; Mokhov A.V., Kartashov P.M., e.a. (2007) Association of carbon-rich substance and native molybdenum in lunar regolith from Mare Crisium,- Doklady Earth Sciences, 415A(6), pp. 926-928.
  • Mare Fecunditatis
Mokhov A.V., Kartashov P.M., Bogatikov O.A. (2007) Moon under a microscope, - Moscow, Nauka, p.128 (in Rus.).
 
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