Astrophyllite R060202

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Record 306 of 4043  

Name: Astrophyllite
RRUFF ID: R060202
Ideal Chemistry: K2NaFe2+7Ti2(Si4O12)2O2(OH)4F
Locality: Demix Quarry, Mont Saint-Hilaire, Rouville County, Quebec, Canada
Source: Royal Ontario Museum M27042 [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Aggregate of brown splintered wafers
Status: The identification of this mineral has been confirmed by X-ray diffraction and chemical analysis
Mineral Groups: [ astrophyllite (11) ] [ Astrophyllite (5) ]
Quick search: [ All Astrophyllite samples (2) ]
RRUFF ID: R060202.2
Sample Description: Microprobe fragment
Measured Chemistry: (K0.56Na0.38Ca0.06)3(Fe2+0.52Mn0.44Mg0.04)7(Ti0.75Zr0.15Al0.15)2Si8O24(O0.27OH0.73)7
Microprobe Data File: [ Download Excel File ]
Sample Description: Sample is oriented, mounted onto a pin.
Pin ID: M00349
Orientation: Laser parallel to  a*  (1 0 0).     Fiducial mark perpendicular to laser is parallel to  b   [0 1 0].

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RRUFF ID: R060202
Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
RRUFF ID: R060202.1
Sample Description: Powder, cell parameters are from single crystal
Cell Refinement Output: a: 5.4110(6)Å    b: 11.926(3)Å    c: 11.696(3)Å
alpha: 113.06(1)°    beta: 94.73(1)°    gamma: 103.16(1)°   Volume: 663.8(3)Å3    Crystal System: triclinic
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Output file from the Bruker D8 Advance instrument. Includes device headers and XY data.

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REFERENCES for Astrophyllite

American Mineralogist Crystal Structure Database Record: [view record]

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Cámara F, Sokolova E, Abdu Y, Hawthorne F C (2010) The crystal structures of niobophyllite, kupletskite-(Cs) and Sn-rich astrophyllite: Revisions to the crystal chemistry of the astrophyllite-group minerals: Erratum, The Canadian Mineralogist, 48, 431-431   [view file]

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Sokolova E, Cámara F, Hawthorne F C, Ciriotti M E (2017) The astrophyllite supergroup: nomenclature and classification, Mineralogical Magazine, 81, 143-153