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MG(UO2)2(PO4)2•8H2O [1 record]

Record 1 2010-12-21

English

Subject field(s)
  • Mineralogy
Universal entry(ies)
Mg(UO2)2(PO4)2•10H2O
formula, see observation
Mg(UO2)2(PO4)2•8H2O
formula, see observation
DEF

A lemon-yellow mineral of the autunite group: ...

OBS

Saleeite is an uranium phosphate which is extremely rare. It has been found in Ranger Mine, Northern Territory.

OBS

Etymology:] Named for Achille Salee (1883-1932), mineralogist ...

OBS

Chemical formula: Mg(UO2)2(PO4)2•10H2O or Mg(UO2)2(PO4)2•8H2O

French

Domaine(s)
  • Minéralogie
Entrée(s) universelle(s)
Mg(UO2)2(PO4)2•10H2O
formula, see observation
Mg(UO2)2(PO4)2•8H2O
formula, see observation
DEF

Minéral (phosphate) du système cristallin monoclinique pseudo-quadratique,du groupe de l'autunite, se présentant en agrégats lamellaires ou en cristaux tabulaires, jaune à jaune verdâtre, à fluorescence jaune sous les rayons ultraviolets.

OBS

Formule chimique : Mg(UO2)(PO4)2•10H2O ou Mg(UO2)2(PO4)2•8H2O

Spanish

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