Mineral Information and Data:

Niobocarbide
NbC [CNMNC approved formula]

Named after its composition of Nb and C.

IMA status : Approved Species 1998 ()
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
01.01.19.03  (This Dana# Added)
  (01) Native Elements
  (01.01) with metallic elements other than the platinum group
  (01.01.19) Osbornite group carbides and nitrides
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
01.BA.20
  (01) Elements
  (01.B) Metallic Carbides, Silicides, Nitrides and
  (01.BA) Carbides
  
Crystal system: Cubic System
Point group (H-M): m3m (or 4/m 3 2/m) — hexoctahedral
  
  
  

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