Mineral Information and Data:

Mogovidite
Na9(Ca,Na)12Fe2Zr3Si25O72(CO3)(OH)4 [CNMNC approved formula]

Named for the Mountain Mogo-Vid near the mineral locality - Northern face of the iron-ore mine, Kovdor massif, Kola Peninsula, Russia.

IMA status : Approved Species 2004 ()
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
64.01.01.20  (This Dana# Added)
  (64) Cyclosilicates
  (64.01) Cyclosilicate Rings with Other Anions and Insular Silicate Groups with mixed ring types
  (64.01.01) Eudialyte Group
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
09.CO.10
  (09) Silicates
  (09.C) Cyclosilicates
  (09.CO) [Si9O27]18- 9-membered rings
  
Crystal system: Trigonal System
Point group (H-M): 3m — ditrigonal-pyramidal
  
  
  

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