Ferrokësterite R110173



Name: Ferrokësterite
RRUFF ID: R110173
Ideal Chemistry: Cu2(Fe,Zn)SnS4
Locality: San Jose mine, Oruro, Bolivia
Source: Brian Kosnar [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Black rough octahedron associated with zinkenite.
Status: The identification of this mineral is confirmed by single-crystal X-ray diffraction and chemical analysis.
Mineral Groups: [ Stannite (11) ] [ Sphalerite (34) ]
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CHEMISTRY 
RRUFF ID: R110173.2
Sample Description: Microprobe fragment, darker gray surrounded by bright zinkenite
Measured Chemistry: Cu1.99(Fe0.54Zn0.45Cd0.01)Sn0.99S4
Microprobe Data File: [ Download Excel File ]
RAMAN SPECTRUM 
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Sample Description: Unoriented Raman on the primary sample
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RRUFF ID: R110173
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Sample Description: Unoriented Raman on the primary sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 40% of 150mW
POWDER DIFFRACTION 
RRUFF ID: R110173.9
Sample Description: Single crystal, powder profile is calculated
Cell Refinement Output: a: 5.4318(8)Å    b: 5.4318(8)Å    c: 10.874(3)Å
alpha: 90°    beta: 90°    gamma: 90°   Volume: 320.84(5)Å3    Crystal System: tetragonal
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Output file from the Bruker D8 Advance instrument. Includes device headers and XY data.

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REFERENCES for Ferrokësterite

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]

Kissin S A, Owens D R (1989) The relatives of stannite in the light of new data, The Canadian Mineralogist, 27, 673-688   [view file]

Jambor J L, Burke E A J (1990) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 75, 1431-1437   [view file]