Axinite-(Mn) R050299



Name: Axinite-(Mn)
RRUFF ID: R050299
Ideal Chemistry: Ca4Mn2+2Al4[B2Si8O30](OH)2
Locality: Dalnegorsk, Russia
Source: Eugene Schlepp
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Brown axe-head-shaped crystal
Status: The identification of this mineral has been confirmed by X-ray diffraction and chemical analysis
Mineral Group: [ Axinite (11) ]
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CHEMISTRY 
RRUFF ID: R050299.2
Sample Description: Microprobe Fragment
Measured Chemistry: Ca2.00(Mn0.64Fe2+0.34Mg0.02)Al2.00B1.00Si4.00O15(OH)
RAMAN SPECTRUM 
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample
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Raman Mode Analysis
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RRUFF ID: R050299
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
INFRARED SPECTRUM (Attenuated Total Reflectance) 
RRUFF ID: R050299.1
Sample Description: Powder
Instrument settings: SensIR Durascope on a Nicolet Magna 860 FTIR
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POWDER DIFFRACTION 
RRUFF ID: R050299.1
Sample Description: Powder
Cell Refinement Output: a: 7.1792(9)Å    b: 9.215(1)Å    c: 8.9772(9)Å
alpha: 91.79(2)°    beta: 98.12(1)°    gamma: 77.19(1)°   Volume: 573.32(9)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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Output file from the Bruker D8 Advance instrument. Includes device headers and XY data.

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REFERENCES for Axinite-(Mn)

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]

Haüy R J (1801) Axinite, (f.) c'est-à-dire, corps aminci en forme de tranchant de hache, 3, in Traité de Minéralogie. Chez Louis Paris 22-31   [view file]

Fromme J (1909) Chemisch-mineralogische notizen aus dem radautale, Tschermaks Mineralogische und Petrographische Mitteilungen, 28, 305-328   [view file]

Sanero E, Gottardi G (1968) Nomenclature and crystal-chemistry of axinites, American Mineralogist, 53, 1407-1411   [view file]

Belokoneva E L, Pletnev P A, Spiridonov É M (1997) Crystal structure of low-manganese tinzenite (severginite), Crystallography Reports, 42, 934-937

Andreozzi G B, Lucchesi S, Graziani G, Russo U (2004) Site distribution of Fe2+ and Fe3+ in the axinite mineral group: new crystal-chemical formula, American Mineralogist, 89, 1763-1771   [view file]

Burke E A J (2008) Tidying up mineral names: an IMA-CNMNC scheme for suffixes, hyphens and diacritical marks, The Mineralogical Record, 39, 131-135   [view file]

Zagorsky V Y, Peretyazhko I S, Dmitrieva A S (2016) Axinite-(Mn) from miarolitic granitic pegmatites of the Malkhan gem-tourmaline deposit (Transbaikalia, Russia): composition, paragenesis and conditions of formation, European Journal of Mineralogy, 28, 811-824