• Strontianite - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Strontianite Strontianite (Sr C O 3) is an important raw material for the extraction of strontium.It is a rare carbonate mineral and one of only a few strontium minerals. It is a member of the aragonite group. Aragonite group members: aragonite (CaCO 3), witherite (BaCO 3), strontianite (SrCO 3), cerussite (PbCO 3) The ideal formula of strontianite is SrCO 3, with molar mass 147.63 g, but calcium (Ca) can ...
  • Strontianite: Mineral information, data and localities.

    www.mindat.org/min-3805.html Strontianite, strontium carbonate, is mainly found as a low-temperature mineral in limestone and also found as a gangue mineral in sulphide veins. It is almost always fluorescent. Visit gemdat.org for gemological information about Strontianite.
  • Strontianite: The mineral strontianite information and ...

    www.minerals.net/mineral/strontianite.aspx Strontianite is one of the few important minerals containing the element strontium, and, along with Celestine, is its principal ore.Strontianite was named in 1791 after its initial discovery in Strontian, Argyllshire, Scotland.
  • Strontianite | mineral | Britannica

    www.britannica.com/science/strontianite Strontianite, a strontium carbonate mineral (SrCO3) that is the original and principal source of strontium. It occurs in white masses of radiating fibres, although pale green, yellow, or gray colours are also known. Strontianite forms soft, brittle crystals that are commonly associated with
  • Strontianite | Definition of Strontianite by Merriam-Webster

    www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/strontianite Strontianite definition is - a mineral consisting of a carbonate of strontium and occurring in various forms and colors.
  • STRONTIANITE (Strontium Carbonate)

    www.galleries.com/Strontianite Strontianite is a rare carbonate mineral and one of only a few strontium minerals. Crystals are rarer than the massive forms, and so are usually sold as specimens. Typical specimens have spiky, minute crystals in radiating aggregates or tufts. However, it also forms pseudohexagonal twins similar to aragonite's famous twin. It was mined for a ...
  • Wisconsin Geological & Natural History Survey ยป Strontianite

    wgnhs.wisc.edu/minerals/strontianite Description: Strontianite forms white acicular to prismatic crystals. It is found as low temperature hydrothermal mineral and a ground water precipitate, primarily in carbonate sedimentary rocks. LAFAYETTE COUNTY: Radiating crystals on limestone were reported from the mines of the Shullsburg area. (Raasch, 1924).
  • Strontianite - definition of strontianite by The Free ...

    www.thefreedictionary.com/strontianite Define strontianite. strontianite synonyms, strontianite pronunciation, strontianite translation, English dictionary definition of strontianite. n. A gray to yellowish-green ore of strontium, SrCO3. n a white, lightly coloured, or colourless mineral consisting of strontium carbonate in orthorhombic...
  • Strontianite Mineral Data

    webmineral.com/data/Strontianite.shtml General Strontianite Information : Chemical Formula: SrCO3 : Composition: Molecular Weight = 147.63 gm Strontium 59.35 % Sr 70.19 % SrO: Carbon 8.14 % C 29.81 % CO 2: Oxygen 32.51 % O: 100.00 % 100.00 % = TOTAL OXIDE
  • Strontianite | Definition of Strontianite at Dictionary.com

    www.dictionary.com/browse/strontianite Strontianite definition, a mineral, strontium carbonate, SrCO3, occurring in radiating, fibrous, or granular aggregates and crystals, varying from white to yellow and pale green: a minor ore of strontium. See more.