Mineral Information and Data:

Chlorocalcite
KCaCl3 [CNMNC approved formula]

Named for the composition, which was originally thought to be chloride of calcium alone.

IMA status : Valid species (Pre-IMA 1872) Grandfathered
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
11.01.03.01  
  (11) Halide Complexes; Alumino-fluorides
  (11.01) where (A)m B (X)3
  (11.01.03)
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
03.AA.40
  (03) Halides
  (03.A) Simple Halides, Without H2O
  (03.AA) M:X = 1:1, 2:3, 3:5, etc.
  
Crystal system:  
Point group (H-M):
  
  
  

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