Ferronordite-(Ce) R130528



Name: Ferronordite-(Ce)
RRUFF ID: R130528
Ideal Chemistry: Na3SrCeFe2+Si6O17
Locality: Bolshoi Punkaruaiv Mt, Lovozero Massif, Kola Peninsula, Murmanskaja Oblast', Northern Region, Russia
Source: Rock Currier [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Colorless to pale brownish tabular or platy crystals in rosette-like aggregates, associated with ussingite.
Status: The identification of this mineral has been confirmed only by single crystal X-ray diffraction.
Mineral Group: [ Nordite (5) ]
CHEMISTRY 
RRUFF ID: R130528.2
Sample Description: Microprobe Fragment
Measured Chemistry: Na3.06(Sr0.90Ca0.08Ba0.02)Σ=1.00(Ce0.50La0.47Nd0.06Pr0.04)Σ=1.07(Fe0.34Zn0.30Mn0.27Mg0.06)Σ=0.97Si5.95O17
Microprobe Data File: [ Download Excel File ]
RAMAN SPECTRUM 
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Sample Description: Unoriented Raman on the primary sample
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RRUFF ID: R130528
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Sample Description: Unoriented Raman on the primary sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
REFERENCES for Ferronordite-(Ce)

American Mineralogist Crystal Structure Database Record: [view record]

Pekov I V, Chukanov N V, Kononkova N N, Belakovsky D I, Pushcharovsky D Y, Vinogradova S A (1998) Ferronordite-(Ce) Na3SrFeSi6O17 and manganonordite-(Ce) Na3SrMnSi6O17 — the new minerals from Lovozero massif, Kola Peninsula, Zapiski Vserossijskogo Mineralogicheskogo Obshchestva, 127, issue 1 32-41   [view file]

Jambor J L, Puziewicz J, Roberts A C (1999) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 84, 685-688   [view file]

Pushcharovskii D Y, Pekov I V, Pluth J J, Smith J, Ferraris G Vinogradova S A, Arakcheeva A V, Soboleva S V, Semenov E I (1999) Raite, manganonordite-(Ce), and ferronordite-(Ce) from the Lovozero massif: Crystal structures and mineralogical geochemistry, Crystallography Reports, 44, 565-574

Pekov I V (2007) New minerals from former Soviet Union countries, 1998-2006: new minerals approved by the IMA commission on new minerals and mineral names, Mineralogical Almanac, 11, 9-51   [view file]