Fluorapatite R050340

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Name: Fluorapatite
RRUFF ID: R050340
Ideal Chemistry: Ca5(PO4)3F
Locality: Buckingham, Quebec, Canada
Source: California Institute of Technology W-22416
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Blue fragment
Status: The identification of this mineral has been confirmed by X-ray diffraction and chemical analysis
Mineral Group: [ Apatite (55) ]
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CHEMISTRY 
RRUFF ID: R050340.2
Sample Description: Microprobe Fragment
Measured Chemistry: Ca5.00((P0.98Si0.02)O4)3F1.00
RAMAN SPECTRUM 
RRUFF ID:
Sample Description: Sample is oriented and mounted on a pin
Pin ID: L00565
Orientation: Laser parallel to  -a*  (-1 0 0).     Fiducial mark perpendicular to laser is parallel to  -c   [0 0 -1].
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Raman Mode Analysis
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RRUFF ID: R050340
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
INFRARED SPECTRUM (Attenuated Total Reflectance) 
RRUFF ID: R050340.1
Instrument settings: SensIR Durascope on a Nicolet Magna 860 FTIR
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POWDER DIFFRACTION 
RRUFF ID: R050340.1
Sample Description: Powder
Cell Refinement Output: a: 9.3816(2)Å    b: 9.3816(2)Å    c: 6.8908(3)Å
alpha: 90.°    beta: 90.°    gamma: 120.°   Volume: 525.24(2)Å3    Crystal System: hexagonal
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Output file from the Bruker D8 Advance instrument. Includes device headers and XY data.

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