Miserite R060393



Name: Miserite
RRUFF ID: R060393
Ideal Chemistry: K1.5-x(Ca,Y,REE)5[Si6O15][Si2O7](OH,F)2·yH2O
Locality: Wilson Springs, Garland County, Arkansas, USA
Source: Michael Scott S100086 [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Pale purple mass of prismatic to flaky fragments
Status: The identification of this mineral has been confirmed by X-ray diffraction.
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CHEMISTRY 
RRUFF ID: R060393.2
Sample Description: Microprobe Fragment
RAMAN SPECTRUM 
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Sample Description: Unoriented Raman on the primary sample
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RRUFF ID: R060393
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Sample Description: Unoriented Raman on the primary sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
POWDER DIFFRACTION 
RRUFF ID: R060393.1
Sample Description: Powder
Cell Refinement Output: a: 10.0040(6)Å    b: 16.0043(9)Å    c: 7.457(1)Å
alpha: 95.861(9)°    beta: 109.875(9)°    gamma: 76.547(5)°   Volume: 1091.7(2)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 Miserite

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]

Schaller W T (1950) Miserite from Arkansas; a renaming of natroxonotlite, American Mineralogist, 35, 911-921   [view file]

Scott J D (1976) Crystal structure of miserite, a zoltai type 5 structure, The Canadian Mineralogist, 14, 515-528   [view file]

Rozhdestvenskaya I V, Nikishova L V, Bannova I I, Lasebnik Y D, (1987) Canasite: The refinement of crystal structure and comparison with that of miserite, Acta Crystallographica, Supplement A43, C159-C159

Locock A J, Ercit T S, Kjellman J, Piilonen C (2006) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 91, 1945-1954   [view file]

Piilonen P C, Rowe R, Ercit T S, Locock A J (2006) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 91, 1452-1457   [view file]