Adamsite-(Y) R070360



Name: Adamsite-(Y)
RRUFF ID: R070360
Ideal Chemistry: NaY(CO3)2·6H2O
Locality: Mont Saint-Hilaire, Rouville County, Quebec, Canada
Source: Michael Scott S103012 [view label]
Owner: Michael Scott
Description: Aggregates of colorless acicular crystals associated with polylithionite and colorless prismatic leifite
Status: The identification of this mineral has been confirmed by single-crystal X-ray diffraction.
CHEMISTRY 
RRUFF ID: R070360.2
Sample Description: Microprobe Fragment
RAMAN SPECTRUM 
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample
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RRUFF ID: R070360
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
POWDER DIFFRACTION 
RRUFF ID: R070360.9
Sample Description: Single crystal, powder profile is calculated
Cell Refinement Output: a: 6.252(1)Å    b: 13.065(3)Å    c: 13.187(3)Å
alpha: 90.55(3)°    beta: 103.78(3)°    gamma: 90.36(3)°   Volume: 1046(5)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 Adamsite-(Y)

American Mineralogist Crystal Structure Database Record: [view record]

Anthony J W, Bideaux R A, Bladh K W, and Nichols M C (1990) Handbook of Mineralogy, Mineral Data Publishing, Tucson Arizona, USA, by permission of the Mineralogical Society of America. [view file]

Grice J D, Gault R A, Roberts A C, Cooper M A (2000) Adamsite-(Y), a new sodium-yttrium carbonate mineral species from Mont Saint-Hilaire, Quebec, The Canadian Mineralogist, 38, 1457-1466   [view file]

Jambor J L, Roberts A C (2001) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 86, 1112-1115   [view file]

Mandarino J A (2001) New minerals, The Canadian Mineralogist, 39, 1751-1760   [view file]