Vesuvianite R050489


Name: Vesuvianite
RRUFF ID: R050489
Ideal Chemistry: (Ca,Na)19(Al,Mg,Fe)13(SiO4)10(Si2O7)4(OH,F,O)10
Locality: Crestmore Quarry, Riverside County, California, USA
Source: California Institute of Technology W-20938
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Green prismatic crystal
Status: The identification of this mineral has been confirmed by X-ray diffraction and chemical analysis
Mineral Group: [ Vesuvianite (12) ]
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CHEMISTRY 
RRUFF ID: R050489.2
Sample Description: Microprobe Fragment
Measured Chemistry: Ca19.00(Al9.56Mg2.36Fe2+0.86Ti0.22)Σ=13Si18.00O68((OH)9.59F0.41)Σ=10 ; B not measured
RAMAN SPECTRUM 
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample
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RRUFF ID: R050489
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 80% of 150mW
INFRARED SPECTRUM (Attenuated Total Reflectance) 
RRUFF ID: R050489.1
Sample Description: Powder
Instrument settings: SensIR Durascope on a Nicolet Magna 860 FTIR
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RRUFF ID: R050489.1
Sample Description: Powder
Instrument settings: PIKE GladiATR - Far-IR on a Nicolet Magna 860 FTIR
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POWDER DIFFRACTION 
RRUFF ID: R050489.1
Sample Description: Powder
Cell Refinement Output: a: 15.5943(8)Å    b: 15.5943(8)Å    c: 11.829(1)Å
alpha: 90.°    beta: 90.°    gamma: 90.°   Volume: 2876.7(2)Å3    Crystal System: tetragonal
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Calculated diffraction file.

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Output file from the Bruker D8 Advance instrument. Includes device headers and XY data.

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REFERENCES for Vesuvianite

American Mineralogist Crystal Structure Database Record: [view record]

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Shannon R D, Shannon R C, Medenbach O, Fischer R X (2002) Refractive index and dispersion of fluorides and oxides, Journal of Physical and Chemical Reference Data, 31, 931-970   [view file]

Tanaka T, Akizuki M, Kudoh Y (2002) Optical properties and crystal structure of triclinic growth sectors in vesuvianite, Mineralogical Magazine, 66, 261-274   [view file]

Galuskin E V, Galuskina I O, Sitarz M, Stadnicka K (2003) Si-deficient, OH-substituted, boron-bearing vesuvianite from the Wiluy River, Yakutia, Russia, The Canadian Mineralogist, 41, 833-842   [view file]

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Groat L A, Evans R J, Cempírek J, McCammon C, Houzar S (2013) Fe-rich and As-bearing vesuvianite and wiluite from Kozlov, Czech Republic, American Mineralogist, 98, 1330-1337

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