Claringbullite R090016



Name: Claringbullite
RRUFF ID: R090016
Ideal Chemistry: Cu2+4FCl(OH)6
Locality: Copper Queen Mine, Bisbee, Arizona
Source: William W. Pinch [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Blue green crystal plates and cleavages on cuprite with connellite, atacamite, clinoatacamite R090062. Note that this is the same sample used in the Burns et al (1995) structural study.
Status: The identification of this mineral has been confirmed by single-crystal X-ray diffraction.
Mineral Group: [ Claringbullite (3) ]
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RAMAN SPECTRUM 
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample
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RRUFF ID: R090016
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 80% of 150mW
POWDER DIFFRACTION 
RRUFF ID: R090016.9
Sample Description: Single crystal, powder profile is calculated
Cell Refinement Output: a: 6.672(3)Å    b: 6.672(3)Å    c: 9.206(9)Å
alpha: 90°    beta: 90°    gamma: 120°   Volume: 354.88(5)Å3    Crystal System: hexagonal
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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 Claringbullite

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]

Fejer E E, Clark A M, Couper A G, Elliott C J (1977) Claringbullite, a new hydrated copper chloride, Mineralogical Magazine, 41, 433-436   [view file]

Fleischer M, Pabst A, White J S (1978) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 63, 793-796   [view file]

Burns P C, Cooper M A, Hawthorne F C (1995) Claringbullite: A Cu2+ oxysalt with Cu2+ in trigonal-prismatic coordination, The Canadian Mineralogist, 33, 633-639   [view file]

Martens W, Frost R L, Williams P A (2003) Raman and infrared spectroscopic study of the basic copper chloride minerals - implications for the study of the copper and brass corrosion and "bronze disease", Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, Abhandlungen, 178, 197-215

Hålenius U, Hatert F, Pasero M, Mills S J (2016) IMA Commission on New Minerals, Nomenclature and Classification (CNMNC) Newsletter 29. New minerals and nomenclature modifications approved in 2015 and 2016, Mineralogical Magazine, 80, 199-205   [view file]