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mineralogy elements Li Lithium

Li - Lithium - ALKALI METAL

Lithium is the chemical element with atomic number 3, symbol Li. It is an alkali metal. Pure lithium is the lightest metal, it is soft, silvery gray in color. It reacts easily on contact with water or air. It is flammable, not very abundant and is used in many industrial applications: cells and batteries, greases, glasses and ceramics, polymers ...
180.5°
1317°
6.942
1
3
Li
[He] 2s1
2
1
0.98
5.3917
Synthetic
Radioactive
Liquid
Gaseous
Lithium Electronic configuration diagram
Electronic configuration diagram

Name Lithium
Number 3
Atomic 6.942
Symbol Li
Fusion 180.5
Boiling 1317
Density 0.534
Period 2
Group 1
Discovery 1817 Arfvedson
Abundance 20
Radius 2.1
Electronegativity 0.98
Ionization 5.3917
Number of isotopes 5
Electronic configuration [He] 2s1
Oxidation states 1
Electron by energy level 2,1

Mineral Hardness Density Formula
4.00 / 4.50 3.07 KLi3Ca7Sn2(SiO3)12F2
NaLi(Mg3Al2)Si8O22(OH)2
5.50 / 6.00 2.98 LiAlPO4F
KNa3(CaNa2)Fe2+13Al(PO4)11(PO3OH)(OH)2
SrFe2+(CaNa2)Fe2+13Al(PO4)11(PO3OH)(OH)2
2.50 / 3.00 2.95 KLi2V5+Si4O12
5.00 / 5.50 3.33 LiBaMg2Al3(Si2O6)2(OH)8
3.50 / 3.50 2.92 KLi3Ca7Ti2(SiO3)12F2
2.50 / 3.00 2.66 KTi2(Li3Si12)O30
6.00 / 6.00 3.10 Li2CaAl4(PO4)4(OH)4
6.00 / 6.00 2.28 LiAlSi2O6·H2O
5.50 / 5.50 3.00 CaLiAl2(Si2BeAl)O10(OH)2
3.00 / 3.00 2.62 LiAl4(Si3B)O10(OH)8
5.00 / 6.00 2.98 KSn2(Li3Si12)O30
Li2(Ca,Na)Fe2+7Ti2(Si4O12)2O2(OH)4(F,O)(H2O)2
Ca4(Th,REE)2Al(B4Si4O22)(OH)2
6.00 / 6.00 3.25 Li2(Mg3Fe3+2)Si8O22(OH)2
6.00 / 6.00 3.24 Li2(Fe2+3Fe3+2)Si8O22(OH)2
5.00 / 6.00 Li2[Fe2+3Al2]Si8O22(OH,F)2
4.00 / 4.00 2.94 CaLiAlF6
2.50 / 2.50 2.67 (Al,Li)3Al2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
2.50 / 2.50 2.78 Na3Al2(LiF4)3
5.00 / 5.00 2.92 KNa2Mn2(Li2ZnSi12)O30
7.00 / 7.00 3.04 NaLiAl2Al6(BO3)3Si6O18(OH)3O
3.50 / 4.00 3.42 K(NaMn)CaNa3AlMn13(PO4)12(OH)2
Li2B4O7
4.50 / 4.50 2.96 KK2Mn2(Zn2LiSi12)O30
7.50 / 7.50 2.90 Na(Al1.5Li1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3OH
5.00 / 5.00 2.71 Na1.5Li[Ti2O2(Si4O10.5(OH)1.5)]·2H2O
5.00 / 6.00 2.76 Na2LiFe3+Si6O15
3.50 / 4.50 2.98 NaLiAl2(Si2Al2)O10(OH)2
6.50 / 6.50 2.67 LiAlSiO4
4.00 / 4.50 2.82 Li6K2Na(Ca6Na)Ti4(Si6O18)2(Si12O30)F2
NaNa2(Mg2Fe3+2Li)Si8O22F2
5.50 / 6.00 3.11 NaNa2(Mg2Fe3+2Li)Si8O22(OH)2
5.00 / 6.00 NaLi(Fe3+2Mg3)Si8O22(OH)2
6.00 / 6.00 3.19 NaLi2[Fe3+2Mg2Li]Si8O22(OH)2
4.00 / 4.00 3.41 Li1-x(Fe3+,Mn2+)PO4
6.00 / 6.00 Na(NaLi)(Mg2Fe3+2Li)Si8O22(OH)2
6.00 / 6.00 NaNa2(Fe2+2Fe3+2Li)Si8O22F2
6.00 / 6.00 3.23 NaLi2(LiFe2+2Fe3+2)Si8O22(OH)2
3.12 NaLi2(Fe2+2Al2Li)Si8O22F2
5.00 / 6.00 3.15 Li2(Fe2+3Al2)Si8O22(OH)2
NaNa2(Fe2+2Fe3+2Li)Si8O22(OH)2
3.14 NaLi2(Fe2+2Al2Li)Si8O22(OH)2
Li3(LiFe2+2Fe3+Al)Si8O22(OH)2
3.00 / 3.00 3.15 KFe2+3(Si3Al)O10F2
Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3F
7.50 / 7.50 3.05 Ca(Li2Al)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3F
6.00 / 6.00 3.14 NaNa2(Mg2Al2Li)Si8O22F2
NaLi2(Mg2Al2Li)Si8O22F2
2.00 / 3.00 2.83 KMg3(Si3Al)O10F2
4.50 / 4.50 2.87 Ca2Mn2+5Be4(PO4)6(OH)4·6H2O
4.00 / 4.00 2.94 Na2(Be,Li)Zr2(PO4)4·1.5H2O
4.50 / 4.50 2.62 LiF
5.50 / 5.50 3.40 Ca(Mn2+,Na,Li)6Fe2+Al2(PO4)6(F,OH)2
1.00 / 2.00 2.00 Na0.3(Mg,Li)3Si4O10(F,OH)2·nH2O
5.50 / 6.00 (Ca,REE)4Ce2Al(Be,Li)2-xB4Si4O22(OH)2
5.50 / 6.00 3.70 (Ca,REE)4Y2Al(Be,Li)2-xB4Si4O22(OH)2
5.50 / 5.50 3.06 Li2(Mg3Al2)Si8O22(OH)2
6.50 / 6.50 2.97 Li2Ca3Be3(SiO4)3F2
4.00 / 5.00 2.45 LiNaB3SiO7(OH)
4.00 / 4.50 3.87 Na2(Sr,Na)14Mg2Al12F64(OH,H2O)4
3.50 / 4.00 2.91 KLi3Ca7Ti2(SiO3)12(OH)2
7.00 / 7.00 3.30 (Mg,Fe2+,Al)10(Si,Al,B)5O21(OH,F)
4.00 / 4.00 3.68 Cs2NaMn2+7Ti2(Si4O12)2O2(OH)4F
K(LiCu)Cu6(Si4O11)2(OH)4
7.00 / 7.00 2.69 Li2BeSiO4
K(LiCu)Cu6(Si4O11)2(OH)4
5.00 / 6.00 2.77 Na3LiTi2O2(SiO3)4·2H2O
6.00 / 6.00 3.32 LiCa2Mn2+2Si5O14(OH)
4.00 / 5.00 3.34 LiMn2+PO4
2.50 / 3.00 3.14 (Al,Li)Mn4+O2(OH)2
4.00 / 4.00 2.48 Li3PO4
6.00 / 6.50 7.00 LiTa3O8
5.00 / 6.00 7.50 LiTa3O8
8.00 / 8.00 3.34 CsBe5Al4B11O28
3.00 / 3.00 2.87 KLiAl1.5(Si3.5Al0.5)O10(OH)2
2.00 / 2.00 2.75 Li0.7Al6.2(Si7Al)20(OH,O)10
5.00 / 6.00 3.15 KNa2LiMg2Ti2Si8O24
7.00 / 7.50 3.54 Mg(Mg,Li)3(Al,Mg)18Si8O44(OH)4
2.50 / 3.50 2.89 Li2Al4(Si2AlB)O10(OH)8
5.00 / 5.00 3.18 NaNa2(MgMn3+2LiTi4+)Si8O22O2
5.00 / 6.00 3.23 KNa2LiMn2+2Ti2Si8O24
2.50 / 2.50 2.94 KLiAlMn2+(Si3Al)O10(F,OH)2
4.50 / 4.50 3.12 NaCs(Be,Li)Zr2(PO4)4·1-2H2O
5.50 / 6.00 3.03 LiAlPO4(OH)
4.00 / 4.00 2.58 NaLi2PO4
3.29 Li2NaFe2+7Ti2(Si4O12)2O2(OH)4F
6.50 / 6.50 3.51 LiMn2+4Si5O14(OH)
2.50 / 2.50 3.93 NaCa5LiMg12(AsO3)2[Fe2+(AsO3)6]F14
2.50 / 3.00 3.11 CsAl2(Si3Al)O10(OH)2
5.50 / 5.50 3.04 NaAlPO4(OH)
5.50 / 6.00 3.51 NaMn2+4Si5O14(OH)
5.00 / 6.00 3.23 KNa2LiFe2+2Ti2Si8O24
2.50 / 2.50 3.26 KLiMn3+2Si4O12
4.00 / 4.00 4.35 (Y,REE,Ca,Na,Th)16(Fe3+,Ti)(Si,B,P)10(O,OH)38F10
4.00 / 4.00 2.80 LiNa5(PO4)2
2.00 / 3.00 2.01 KLi2TiSi4O10(OF)