Eudialyte R060035



Name: Eudialyte
RRUFF ID: R060035
Ideal Chemistry: Na15Ca6Fe3Zr3Si(Si25O73)(O,OH,H2O)3(Cl,OH)2
Locality: Chibini, Kola Peninsula, Russia
Source: University of Arizona Mineral Museum 9530 [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Deep pink coarsely crystalline
Status: The identification of this mineral has been confirmed by X-ray diffraction and chemical analysis
Mineral Group: [ eudialyte (12) ]
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CHEMISTRY 
RRUFF ID: R060035.2
Sample Description: Microprobe fragment
Measured Chemistry: (Na14.86K0.14)Σ=15Ca6.00(Fe1.52Mn1.48)Σ=3(Zr2.82Ti0.18)Σ=3(Si0.93Nb0.07)Σ=1(Si25.00O73)((OH)1.01(H2O)1.99)Σ=3(Cl1.65(OH)0.35)Σ=2
RAMAN SPECTRUM 
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Sample Description: sample is oriented and mounted onto a pin.
Pin ID: M00465
Orientation: Laser parallel to  a*  (1 0 0).     Fiducial mark perpendicular to laser is parallel to  c   [0 0 1].
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RRUFF ID: R060035
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample; 780 spectrum is overwhelmed by fluorescence
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
INFRARED SPECTRUM (Attenuated Total Reflectance) 
RRUFF ID: R060035.1
Sample Description: Powder
Instrument settings: SensIR Durascope on a Nicolet Magna 860 FTIR
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POWDER DIFFRACTION 
RRUFF ID: R060035.1
Sample Description: Powder
Cell Refinement Output: a: 14.2337(3)Å    b: 14.2337(3)Å    c: 30.202(1)Å
alpha: 90°    beta: 90°    gamma: 120°   Volume: 5299.0(0)Å3    Crystal System: hexagonal
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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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Output file from the Bruker D8 Advance instrument. Includes device headers and XY data.

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REFERENCES for Eudialyte

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]

Stromeyer F (1819) Summary of meeting 16 December 1819, Göttingische Gelehrte Anzeigen, 3, 1993-2000   [view file]

Lorenzen J (1882) On some minerals from the sodalite-syenite in the Juliane-haab district, south Greenland, Mineralogical Magazine, 5, 49-70   [view file]

Milton C (1965) Note on the occurrence of eudialyte in Canada, The Canadian Mineralogist, 8, 382-383   [view file]

Golyshev V M, Simonov V I, Belov N V (1971) Crystal structure of eudialite, Soviet Physics - Crystallography, 16, 70-74   [view file]

Edgar A D, Blackburn C E (1972) Eudialyte from the Kipawa Lake area, Temiscamingue CO., Quebec, The Canadian Mineralogist, 11, 554-559   [view file]

Golyshev V M, Simonov V I, Belov N V (1973) Crystal structure of eudialyte, Soviet Physics - Crystallography, 17, 993-996   [view file]

Harris C, Rickard R S (1987) Rare-earth-rich eudialyte and dalyite from a peralkaline granite dyke at Straumsvola, Dronning Maud Land, Antarctica, The Canadian Mineralogist, 25, 755-762   [view file]

Johnsen O, Grice J D (1999) The crystal chemistry of the eudialyte group, The Canadian Mineralogist, 37, 865-891   [view file]

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Rastsvetaeva R K, Rozenberg K A, Khomyakov A P (2009) Crystal structure of high-silica K,Na-ordered acentric eudialyte analogue, Doklady Chemistry, 424, 11-14   [view file]

Rozenberg K A, Rastsvetaeva R K, Verin I A (2009) Crystal structure of centrosymmetric 12-layer sodium-rich eudialyte, Crystallography Reports, 54, 413-417

Rastsvetaeva R K, Chukanov N V (2012) Classification of eudialyte-group minerals, Geology of Ore Deposits, 54, 487-497   [view file]

Estrade G, Salvi S, Béziat D (2018) Crystallization and destabilization of eudialyte-group minerals in peralkaline granite and pegmatite: a case study from the Ambohimirahavavy complex, Madagascar, Mineralogical Magazine, 82, 375-399

Turner D J, Rivard B, Groat L A (2018) Visible and short-wave infrared reflectance spectoscopy of selected REE-bearing silicate minerals, American Mineralogist, 103, 927-943