Hillite R061014



Name: Hillite
RRUFF ID: R061014
Ideal Chemistry: Ca2Zn(PO4)2·2H2O
Locality: Reaphook Hill, South Australia
Source: Michael Scott S101281 [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Colorless pillow-shaped aggregate associated with colorless bladed scholzite.
Status: The identification of this mineral has been confirmed only by single crystal X-ray diffraction.
Mineral Group: [ fairfieldite (11) ]
RAMAN SPECTRUM 
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample
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RRUFF ID: R061014
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
POWDER DIFFRACTION 
RRUFF ID: R061014.9
Sample Description: Single crystal, powder profile is calculated
Cell Refinement Output: a: 5.728(4)Å    b: 6.760(5)Å    c: 5.457(4)Å
alpha: 97.35(4)°    beta: 108.63(4)°    gamma: 107.26(3)°   Volume: 185.3(1)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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REFERENCES for Hillite

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]

Yakubovich O V, Massa W, Liferovich R P, Gavrilenko P G, Bogdanova A N, Tuisku P (2003) Hillite, a new member of the fairfieldite group: its description and crystal structure, The Canadian Mineralogist, 41, 981-988   [view file]

Jambor J L, Roberts A C (2004) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 89, 467-471   [view file]

Mandarino J A (2004) New minerals, The Canadian Mineralogist, 42, 921-945   [view file]