Ferrierite-Mg R070091



Name: Ferrierite-Mg
RRUFF ID: R070091
Ideal Chemistry: [Mg2(K,Na)2Ca0.5](Si29Al7)O72·18H2O
Locality: Kamloops Lake, British Columbia, Canada
Source: Michael Scott S104861 [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: White acicular crystal in radial hemispheres and lining a cavity associated with quartz
Status: The identification of this mineral has been confirmed by X-ray diffraction and chemical analysis
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CHEMISTRY 
RRUFF ID: R070091.2
Sample Description: Microprobe Fragment
Measured Chemistry: (Mg1.66Na1.65K0.35Ca0.12Ba0.05Sr0.04)Σ=3.87(Si30.26Al5.74)O72·21.5H2O; H2O estimated by difference
Microprobe Data File: [ Download Excel File ]
RAMAN SPECTRUM 
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample
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RRUFF ID: R070091
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
INFRARED SPECTRUM (Attenuated Total Reflectance) 
RRUFF ID: R070091.1
Sample Description: Powder
Instrument settings: SensIR Durascope on a Nicolet Magna 860 FTIR
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POWDER DIFFRACTION 
RRUFF ID: R070091.1
Sample Description: Powder
Cell Refinement Output: a: 19.1523(4)Å    b: 14.130(1)Å    c: 7.4850(4)Å
alpha: 90°    beta: 90°    gamma: 90°   Volume: 2025.5(2)Å3    Crystal System: orthorhombic
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Output file from the Bruker D8 Advance instrument. Includes device headers and XY data.

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REFERENCES for Ferrierite-Mg

American Mineralogist Crystal Structure Database Record: [view record]

Graham R P D (1918) On ferrierite, a new zeolitic mineral, from British Columbia; with notes on some other Canadian minerals, Transactions of the Royal Society of Canada Series 3, 12, 185-201

Wherry E T (1919) New minerals, American Mineralogist, 4, 90-90   [view file]

Vaughan P A (1966) The crystal structure of the zeolite ferrierite, Acta Crystallographica, 21, 983-990

Wise W S, Tschernich R W (1976) Chemical composition of ferrierite, American Mineralogist, 61, 60-66   [view file]

Gramlich-Meier R, Gramlich V, Meier W M (1984) On faults in the framework structure of the zeolite ferrierite, Zeitschrift für Kristallographie, 169, 201-210   [view file]

Gramlich-Meier R, Gramlich V, Meier W M (1985) The crystal structure of the monoclinic variety of ferrierite, American Mineralogist, 70, 619-623   [view file]

Sameshima T (1986) Ferrierite from Tapu, Coromandel Peninsula, New Zealand, and a crystal chemical study of known occurrences, Mineralogical Magazine, 50, 63-68   [view file]

Alberti A, Sabelli C (1987) Statistical and true symmetry of ferrierite: possible absence of straight T-O-T bridging bonds, Zeitschrift für Kristallographie, 178, 249-256   [view file]

Coombs D S, Alberti A, Armbruster T, Artioli G, Colella C, Galli E, Grice J D, Liebau F, Mandarino J A, Minato H, Nickel E H, Passaglia E, Peacor D R, Quartieri S, Rinaldi R, Ross M, Sheppard R A, Tillmanns E, Vezzalini G, (1997) Recommended nomenclature for zeolite minerals: report of the Subcommittee on Zeolites of the International Mineralogical Association, Commission on New Minerals and Mineral Names, The Canadian Mineralogist, 35, 1571-1606   [view file]

Jambor J L, Grew E S, Roberts A C (1998) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 83, 1347-1352   [view file]

Arletti R, Fantini R, Giacobbe C, Gieré R, Vezzalini G, Vigliaturo R, Quartieri S (2018) High-temperature behavior of natural ferrierite: In-situ synchrotron X-ray powder diffraction study, American Mineralogist, 103, 1741-1748

Zoboli A, Di Giuseppe1 D, Baraldi C, Gamberini M C, Malferrari D, Urso G, Gualtieri M L, Bailey M, Gualtieri A F (2019) Characterisation of fibrous ferrierite in the rhyolitic tuffs at Lovelock, Nevada, USA, Mineralogical Magazine, 83, 577-586