Bastnäsite-(Ce) R060737



Name: Bastnäsite-(Ce)
RRUFF ID: R060737
Ideal Chemistry: CeCO3F
Locality: Zagi Mountain, near Hammedabad, Khaffor Dehri, NW Frontier Provence, Pakistan
Source: Herb Obodda 081 [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Reddish-brown fragment
Status: The identification of this mineral has been confirmed by X-ray diffraction and chemical analysis
Mineral Group: [ Bastnasite (7) ]
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CHEMISTRY 
RRUFF ID: R060737.2
Sample Description: Microprobe Fragment
Measured Chemistry: (Ce0.55Nd0.27La0.18)Σ=1CO3F1.00
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: R060737
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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: R060737.1
Sample Description: powder
Cell Refinement Output: a: 7.1130(1)Å    b: 7.1130(1)Å    c: 9.7596(3)Å
alpha: 90.°    beta: 90.°    gamma: 120.°   Volume: 427.64(1)Å3    Crystal System: hexagonal
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Output file from the Bruker D8 Advance instrument. Includes device headers and XY data.

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REFERENCES for Bastnäsite-(Ce)

American Mineralogist Crystal Structure Database Record: [view record]

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Oftedal I (1931) Zur kristallstruktur von bastnäsit (Ce,La--)FCO3, Zeitschrift für Kristallographie, 78, 462-469   [view file]

Donnay G, Donnay J D H (1953) The crystallography of bastnaesite, parisite, roentgenite, and synchisite, American Mineralogist, 38, 932-963   [view file]

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Ni Y, Hughes J M, Mariano A N, (1993) The atomic arrangement of bastnasite-(Ce), Ce(CO3)F, and structural elements of synchysite-(Ce), röntgenite-(Ce), and parisite-(Ce), American Mineralogist, 78, 415-418   [view file]

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Frost R L, Dickfos M J (2007) Raman spectroscopy of halogen-containing carbonates, Journal of Raman Spectroscopy, 38, 1516-1522

Holtstam D, Andersson U B (2007) The REE minerals of the Bastnäs-type deposits, south-central Sweden, The Canadian Mineralogist, 45, 1073-1114

Turner D J, Rivard B, Groat L A (2014) Visible and short-wave infrared reflectance spectroscopy of REE fluorocarbonates, American Mineralogist, 99, 1335-1346

Shivaramaiah R, Anderko A, Riman R E, Navrotsky A (2016) Thermodynamics of bastnaesite: A major rare earth ore mineral, American Mineralogist, 101, 1129-1134