Paulingite-Na R060457



Name: Paulingite-Na
RRUFF ID: R060457
Ideal Chemistry: (Na2,K2,Ca,Ba)5Al10Si35O90·45H2O
Locality: near Ritter, Grant County, Oregon, USA
Source: Michael Scott S100116
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Druse of colorless dodecahedral crystals coating vesicles in basalt
Status: The identification of this mineral has been confirmed only by single crystal X-ray diffraction.
RAMAN SPECTRUM 
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
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POWDER DIFFRACTION 
RRUFF ID: R060457.9
Sample Description: Single crystal, powder profile is calculated
Cell Refinement Output: a: 35.100(6)Å    b: 35.100(6)Å    c: 35.100(6)Å
alpha: 90°    beta: 90°    gamma: 90°   Volume: 43234(10)Å3    Crystal System: cubic
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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 Paulingite-Na

Kamb W B, Oke W C (1960) Paulingite, an new zeolite, in association with erionite and filiform pyrite, American Mineralogist, 45, 79-91   [view file]

Lengauer C L, Giester G, Tillmans E (1997) Mineralogical characterization of paulingite from Vinarická Hora, Czech Republic, Mineralogical Magazine, 61, 591-606   [view file]