What is the composition of Siderite?

Siderite is an ore of iron. Its molecular formula is FeCO3.

Siderite that is also called chalybite, iron carbonate (FeCO3 ), is a widespread mineral that is an ore of iron. The mineral commonly occurs in thin beds with shales, clay, or coal seams (as sedimentary deposits) and in hydrothermal metallic veins (as gangue, or waste rock).

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