Metarossite R100065

Name: Metarossite
RRUFF ID: R100065
Ideal Chemistry: CaV5+2O6·2H2O
Locality: Blue Cap mine, San Juan County, Utah, USA
Source: Bob Jenkins [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Pale yellow bladed crystals
Status: The identification of this mineral has been confirmed by single-crystal X-ray diffraction.
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Sample Description: Unoriented Raman on the primary sample

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RRUFF ID: R100065
Sample Description: Unoriented Raman on the primary sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
RRUFF ID: R100065.9
Sample Description: Single crystal, powder profile is calculated
Cell Refinement Output: a: 6.2059(4)Å    b: 7.0635(4)Å    c: 7.7517(5)Å
alpha: 93.166(4)°    beta: 96.548(4)°    gamma: 105.884(4)°   Volume: 323.36(5)Å3    Crystal System: triclinic
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Output file from the Bruker D8 Advance instrument. Includes device headers and XY data.

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REFERENCES for Metarossite

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]

Foshag W F, Hess F L (1927) Rossite and metarossite; two new vanadates from Colorado, Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 72, 1-12   [view file]

Foshag W F (1928) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 13, 158-160   [view file]

Barnes W H, Qurashi M M (1952) Unit cell and space group data for certain vanadium minerals, American Mineralogist, 37, 407-422

Kelsey C H, Barnes W H (1960) The crystal structure of metarossite, The Canadian Mineralogist, 6, 448-466   [view file]

Baran E J, Cabello C I, Nord A G (1987) Raman spectra of some MIIV2O6 brannerite-type metavanadates, Journal of Raman Spectroscopy, 18, 405-407

Frost R L, Erickson K L, Weier M L (2004) Hydrogen bonding in selected vanadates: a Raman and infrared spectroscopy study, Spectrochimica Acta Part A, 60, 2419

Kobsch A, Downs R T, Domanik K J (2016) Redetermination of metarossite, CaV5+2O6·2H2O, Acta Crystallographica, E72, 1280-1284   [view file]