Inesite R090030



Name: Inesite
RRUFF ID: R090030
Ideal Chemistry: Ca2Mn2+7Si10O28(OH)2·5H2O
Locality: Hale Creek Mine, Mad River Ridge, Hale Creek, Trinity County, California
Source: James Shigley [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Clusters of pink slender chisel-shaped laths
Status: The identification of this mineral has been confirmed by X-ray diffraction.
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RAMAN SPECTRUM 
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample
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RRUFF ID: R090030
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 65% of 150mW
INFRARED SPECTRUM (Attenuated Total Reflectance) 
RRUFF ID: R090030.1
Sample Description: Powder
Instrument settings: SensIR Durascope on a Nicolet Magna 860 FTIR
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POWDER DIFFRACTION 
RRUFF ID: R090030.1
Sample Description: Powder
Cell Refinement Output: a: 8.861(2)Å    b: 9.2396(9)Å    c: 11.952(2)Å
alpha: 88.14(1)°    beta: 131.95(1)°    gamma: 96.70(1)°   Volume: 721.3(1)Å3    Crystal System: triclinic
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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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Output file from the Bruker D8 Advance instrument. Includes device headers and XY data.

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REFERENCES for Inesite

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]

Schneider A (1887) Verhandlungen der Gesellschaft. Protokoll der November - Sitzung. Über neue manganerze aus dem Dillenburgischen, Zeitschrift der Deutschen Geologischen Gesellschaft, 39, 829-834   [view file]

Glass J J, Schaller W T (1939) Inesite, American Mineralogist, 24, 26-39   [view file]

Welin E (1968) Notes on the mineralogy of Sweden 6. X-ray powder data for minerals from Långban and the related mineral deposits of Central Sweden, Arkiv för Mineralogi och Geologi, 4, 499-541

Wan C, Ghose S (1978) Inesite, a hydrated calcium manganese silicate with five-tetrahedral-repeat double chains, American Mineralogist, 63, 563-571   [view file]