Chemical Formula: (Ca,Na2)Al2Si4O12·6(H2O)
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 558.04 g
 
Hydrogen 2.17 % H 19.37 % H2O 0.00 %
Oxygen 51.61 % O 0.00 % 0.00 %
Sodium 2.06 % Na 2.78 % Na2O 0.00 %
Aluminum 9.67 % Al 18.27 % Al2O3 0.00 %
Silicon 20.13 % Si 43.07 % SiO2 0.00 %
Calcium 14.36 % Ca 20.10 % CaO 0.00 %


100.00 % 103.59 %
 
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: Ca2Na0.5Al2Si4O12·6(H2O)
Help on Environment: Environment: Alteration product of basalts
Help on Locality: Locality: Montecchio Maggiore, Vicenza, Italy.. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: Named after the German mineralogist and chemist, Christian Gottlob gelin (1792-1860) of Turbingen, Germany. The Ca-dominant member of the gelinite series
Help on Synonym: Synonym: