Ferro-edenite R060044



Name: Ferro-edenite
RRUFF ID: R060044
Ideal Chemistry: NaCa2Fe2+5(Si7Al)O22(OH)2
Locality: Barkevik, Norway
Source: University of Arizona Mineral Museum 13355 [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Black cleavage fragment
Status: The identification of this mineral has been confirmed by X-ray diffraction and chemical analysis
Mineral Group: [ amphibole (105) ]
CHEMISTRY 
RRUFF ID: R060044.2
Sample Description: Microprobe Fragment
Measured Chemistry: (Na0.68K0.32)(Ca1.50Na0.50)Σ=2(Fe2+3.50Mg0.75Fe3+0.25Ti0.25Mn0.20Al0.05)Σ=5(Si6.64Al1.36)Σ=8O22(OH)2
Microprobe Data File: [ Download Excel File ]
RAMAN SPECTRUM 
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample
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RRUFF ID: R060044
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
INFRARED SPECTRUM (Attenuated Total Reflectance) 
RRUFF ID: R060044.1
Sample Description: Powder
Instrument settings: SensIR Durascope on a Nicolet Magna 860 FTIR
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POWDER DIFFRACTION 
RRUFF ID: R060044.1
Sample Description: Powder
Cell Refinement Output: a: 9.9593(6)Å    b: 18.208(1)Å    c: 5.3306(4)Å
alpha: 90°    beta: 104.935(5)°    gamma: 90°   Volume: 933.97(6)Å3    Crystal System: monoclinic
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Output file from the Bruker D8 Advance instrument. Includes device headers and XY data.

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REFERENCES for Ferro-edenite

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]

Sundius N (1946) The classification of the hornblendes and the solid solution relations in the amphibole group, Sveriges Geologiska Undersökning, 40, 1-36   [view file]

Leake B E (1978) Nomenclature of amphiboles, American Mineralogist, 63, 1023-1052   [view file]

Lalonde A E, Martin R F (1983) The Baie-des-Moutons syenitic complex, La Tabatiére, Québec II. The ferromagnesian minerals, The Canadian Mineralogist, 21, 81-91   [view file]

Ike E C, Bowden P, Martin R F (1985) Amphibole in the porphyries of the Tibchi anorogenic ring-complex, Nigeria: product of deuteric adjustments, The Canadian Mineralogist, 23, 447-456   [view file]

Leake B E, Woolley A R, Arps C E S, Birch W D, Gilbert M C, Grice J D, Hawthorne F C, Kato A, Kisch H J, Krivovichev V G, Linthout K, Laird J, Mandarino J A, Maresch W V, Nickel E H, Rock N M S, Schumacher J C, Smith D C, Stephenson N C N, Ungaretti L, Whittaker E J W, Youzhi G (1997) Nomenclature of amphiboles: report of the Subcommittee on Amphiboles of the International Mineralogical Association, Commission on New Minerals and Mineral Names, The Canadian Mineralogist, 35, 219-246   [view file]

Burke E A J, Leake B E (2004) "Named amphiboles": a new category of amphiboles recognized by the International Mineralogical Association (IMA), and the proper order of prefixes to be used in amphibole names, The Canadian Mineralogist, 42, 1881-1883   [view file]

Brown J M, Abramson E H (2016) Elasticity of calcium and calcium-sodium amphiboles, Physics of The Earth and Planetary Interiors, 261, 161-171