Pyrite R070692



Name: Pyrite
RRUFF ID: R070692
Ideal Chemistry: FeS2
Locality: Pohla, Schwarzenberg, Erzebirge, Saxony, Germany
Source: James Shigley [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Yellow-brown metallic prismatic crystals with light blue tarnish, pseudomorph after argentopyrite. Even though they look like good crystals, the sample is extremely fine-grained.
Status: The identification of this mineral has been confirmed by single-crystal X-ray diffraction.
Mineral Group: [ Pyrite (16) ]
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RAMAN SPECTRUM 
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample
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RRUFF ID: R070692
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
POWDER DIFFRACTION 
RRUFF ID: R070692.9
Sample Description: Powder, using Mo radiation
Cell Refinement Output: a: 5.4351(8)Å    b: 5.4351(8)Å    c: 5.4351(8)Å
alpha: 90°    beta: 90°    gamma: 90°   Volume: 160.56(7)Å3    Crystal System: cubic
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Output file from the Bruker D8 Advance instrument. Includes device headers and XY data.

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