Mineral Information and Data:

Kenyaite
Na2Si22O41(OH)8 • 6H2O [CNMNC approved formula]

Named for the country of origin: Lake Magadi, Kenya.

IMA status : Approved Species 1967 ()
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
78.07.07.01  
  (78) Unclassified silicates
  (78.07) wholly unclassified silicates
  (78.07.07)
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
09.HA.10
  (09) Silicates
  (09.H) Unclassified Silicates
  (09.HA) With Alkali and Alkali-earth Elements
  
Crystal system: Monoclinic System
Point group (H-M): Unknown — Unk
  
  
  

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