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Masuyite

Masuyite is a uranium/lead oxide mineral with formula Pb[(UO2)3O3(OH)2]·3(H2O).[1]

Masuyite was first described in 1947 for an occurrence in Katanga and named to honor Belgian geologist Gustave Masuy (1905–1945).[2]

References

1. ^ http://www.webmineral.com/data/Masuyite.shtml Webmineral
2. ^ http://rruff.geo.arizona.edu/doclib/hom/masuyite.pdf Handbook of Mineralogy





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