Chemical Formula: CaCO3
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 100.09 g
 
Carbon 12.00 % C 43.97 % CO2 0.00 %
Oxygen 47.96 % O 0.00 % 0.00 %
Calcium 40.04 % Ca 56.03 % CaO 0.00 %


100.00 % 100.00 %
 
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: Ca(CO3)
Help on Environment: Environment: Found in sedimentary, igneous, and metamorphic rocks
Help on Locality: Locality: Common world wide.. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: From the Latin, calx, meaning lime
Help on Synonym: Synonym: Travertine
Manganocalcite - variety
Glendonite - pseudomorph
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