Mineral Information and Data:

Jeppeite
(K,Ba)2(Ti,Fe3+)6O13 [CNMNC approved formula]

Named for John Frederick Biccard Jeppe (1920-), geologist of Nedlands, Western Australia, discoverer of the mineral.

IMA status : Approved Species 1984 ()
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
08.07.09.01  
  (08) Multiple Oxides with Nb, Ta, and Ti
  (08.07)
  (08.07.09)
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
04.CC.50
  (04) Oxides and Hydroxides
  (04.C) Metal:Oxygen = 2:3, 3:5, and Similar
  (04.CC) With large and medium-sized cations
  
Crystal system: Monoclinic System
Point group (H-M): 2/m — prismatic
  
  
  

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