Lanthanite-(Nd) R060467


Name: Lanthanite-(Nd)
RRUFF ID: R060467
Ideal Chemistry: Nd2(CO3)3·8H2O
Locality: Curitiba, Parana, Brazil
Source: Michael Scott S100071 [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Pink tabular crystals
Status: The identification of this mineral is confirmed by single-crystal X-ray diffraction and chemical analysis.
Mineral Group: [ Lanthanite (3) ]
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CHEMISTRY 
RRUFF ID: R060467.2
Sample Description: Microprobe Fragment
Measured Chemistry: (Nd0.85La0.78Pr0.22Sm0.09)Σ=1.94(CO3)3.04·8H2O
Microprobe Data File: [ Download Excel File ]
RAMAN SPECTRUM 
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample; 785 spectrum overwhelmed by fluorescence
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RRUFF ID: R060467
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample; 785 spectrum overwhelmed by fluorescence
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
POWDER DIFFRACTION 
RRUFF ID: R060467.9
Sample Description: Single crystal, powder profile is calculated
Cell Refinement Output: a: 9.492(2)Å    b: 16.940(2)Å    c: 8.940(2)Å
alpha: 90°    beta: 90°    gamma: 90°   Volume: 1437.4(3)Å3    Crystal System: orthorhombic
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REFERENCES for Lanthanite-(Nd)

American Mineralogist Crystal Structure Database Record: [view record]

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Graham I T, Pogson R E, Colchester D M, Hergt J, Martin R, Williams P A (2007) Pink lanthanite-(Nd) from Whitianga Quarry, Coromandel Peninsula, New Zealand, The Canadian Mineralogist, 45, 1389-1396   [view file]

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