Rouaite R080086



Name: Rouaite
RRUFF ID: R080086
Ideal Chemistry: Cu2(NO3)(OH)3
Locality: Jachymov, Erzgebirge (Bohemia), Czech Republic
Source: William W. Pinch [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Green sharp thin plates, it should be noted that gerhardtite is dimorphous with Rouaite and may be confused with it.
Status: The identification of this mineral has been confirmed by single-crystal X-ray diffraction.
RAMAN SPECTRUM 
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample
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RRUFF ID: R080086
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
POWDER DIFFRACTION 
RRUFF ID: R080086.9
Sample Description: Single crystal, powder profile is calculated
Cell Refinement Output: a: 5.593(2)Å    b: 6.069(3)Å    c: 6.921(4)Å
alpha: 90°    beta: 94.56(2)°    gamma: 90°   Volume: 234.2(1)Å3    Crystal System: monoclinic
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Calculated diffraction file.

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Output file from the Bruker D8 Advance instrument. Includes device headers and XY data.

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REFERENCES for Rouaite

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]

Sarp H, Černý R, Guenee L (2001) Rouaite, Cu2(NO3)(OH)3, un nouveau minéral: sa description et sa structure cristalline (Alpes-Maritimes, France), Riviéra Scientifique, 85, 3-12

Jambor J L, Roberts A C (2002) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 87, 996-999   [view file]

Mandarino J A (2002) New minerals, The Canadian Mineralogist, 40, 1215-1234   [view file]