• Carnallite - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carnallite Carnallite (also carnalite) is an evaporite mineral, a hydrated potassium magnesium chloride with formula KMgCl 3 ·6(H 2 O). It is variably colored yellow to white, reddish, and sometimes colorless or blue. It is usually massive to fibrous with rare pseudohexagonal orthorhombic crystals. The mineral is deliquescent (absorbs moisture from the surrounding air) and specimens must be stored in an ...
  • Carnallite | mineral | Britannica

    www.britannica.com/science/carnallite Carnallite, a soft, white halide mineral, hydrated potassium and magnesium chloride (KMgCl3·6H2O), that is a source of potassium for fertilizers. Carnallite occurs with other chloride minerals in the upper layers of marine salt deposits, where it appears to be an alteration product of pre-existing
  • Carnallite | Definition of Carnallite at Dictionary.com

    www.dictionary.com/browse/carnallite Carnallite definition, a white hydrous chloride of potassium and magnesium, KMgCl3⋅6H2O, used chiefly as a source of potassium and magnesium. See more.
  • Carnallite - an overview | ScienceDirect Topics

    www.sciencedirect.com/topics/agricultural-and-biological-sciences/carnallite It is widely distributed in minerals such as sylvin (KCl), carnallite (KMgCl 3 or MgCl 2 ·KCl), langbeinite [K 2 Mg 2 (SO 4) 3], or polyhalite [K 2 Ca 2 Mg 2 (SO 4) 4 ·2H 2 O]. Potassium is an abundant metal and is the seventh most abundant element in the earth's crust. Seawater contains 380 p.p.m. of potassium, making the mineral the sixth ...
  • Carnallite | Cl3H12KMgO6 - PubChem

    pubchem.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/compound/Carnallite Carnallite | Cl3H12KMgO6 | CID 9925609 - structure, chemical names, physical and chemical properties, classification, patents, literature, biological activities ...
  • Carnallite - WikiMili, The Free Encyclopedia

    wikimili.com/en/Carnallite Carnallite (also carnalite) is an evaporite mineral, a hydrated potassium magnesium chloride with formula KMgCl3·6(H2O). It is variably colored yellow to white, reddish, and sometimes colorless or blue. It is usually massive to fibrous with rare pseudohexagonal orthorhombic crystals. The mineral is
  • Carnallite | Definition of Carnallite by Merriam-Webster

    www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/carnallite Carnallite definition is - a mineral consisting of hydrous potassium-magnesium chloride that is an important source of potassium.
  • Carnallite - definition of carnallite by The Free Dictionary

    www.thefreedictionary.com/carnallite Define carnallite. carnallite synonyms, carnallite pronunciation, carnallite translation, English dictionary definition of carnallite. n. A white, brownish, or reddish mineral, KMgCl3 · 6H2O, an ore of potassium, used to manufacture potash salts. American Heritage® Dictionary of the English...
  • Carnallite Mineral Data

    webmineral.com/data/Carnallite.shtml PE Carnallite = 4.07 barns/electron U=PE Carnallite x r electron = 6.66 barns/cc. Radioactivity: GRapi = 207.54 (Gamma Ray American Petroleum Institute Units) Concentration of Carnallite per GRapi unit = 0.48 (%) Estimated Radioactivity from Carnallite - barely ...
  • CARNALLITE (Hydrated Potassium Magnesium Chloride)

    www.galleries.com/Carnallite Carnallite is an important source of potash, an invaluable fertilizer. Sylvite is the more important source of potash, but carnallite makes a significant contribution. Carnallite's magnesium output is of much lesser importance world wide but is still Russia's most significant source.