Meaning of ABHURITE in English

ABHURITE

General Information:

Chemical Formula:

Sn3O(OH)2Cl2

Composition:

(Molecular Weight = 477.05 gm)

Tin 74.65 % Sn

Hydrogen 0.42 % H

Chlorine 14.86 % Cl

Oxygen 10.06 % O

Empirical Formula:

Sn3O(OH)2Cl2

Environment:

Found on ship-wrecked corroded tin ingots.

IMA Status:

Approved IMA 1983

Locality:

TL: Sharm Abhur, a cove in the Red Sea, Saudi Arabia, Jiddah, Red Sea

Name Origin:

Named for its locality.

Physical Properties:

Cleavage:

None

Color:

colorless.

Density:

4.29 - 4.34, Average = 4.31

Diaphaniety:

Transparent

Habits:

Euhedral Crystals - Occurs as well-formed crystals showing good external form., ,

Hardness:

2 - Gypsum

Luster:

Chatoyant

Streak:

white

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