Laurionite R140025



Name: Laurionite
RRUFF ID: R140025
Ideal Chemistry: PbCl(OH)
Locality: Lavrion District, Attikí Prefecture, Greece
Source: Rock Currier [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Colorless prismatic or bladed crystals.
Status: The identification of this mineral has been confirmed only by single crystal X-ray diffraction.
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RAMAN SPECTRUM 
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample
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RRUFF ID: R140025
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
POWDER DIFFRACTION 
RRUFF ID: R140025.9
Sample Description: Single crystal, powder profile is calculated
Cell Refinement Output: a: 9.7591(50)Å    b: 4.0437(19)Å    c: 7.1527(31)Å
alpha: 90°    beta: 90°    gamma: 90°   Volume: 282.267(97)Å3    Crystal System: orthorhombic
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Output file from the Bruker D8 Advance instrument. Includes device headers and XY data.

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REFERENCES for Laurionite

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]

Köchlin R (1887) Ueber phosgenit und ein muthmasslich neues mineral vom Laurion, Annalen des K.K. Naturhistorischen Hofmuseums, 2, 185-190   [view file]

Venetopoulos C C, Rentzeperis P J (1975) The crystal structure of laurionite, Pb(OH)Cl, Zeitschrift für Kristallographie, 141, 246-259   [view file]

Bailey S W (1977) Report of the I.M.A-I.U.Cr. Joint Committee on Nomenclature, American Mineralogist, 62, 411-415   [view file]

Merlino S, Pasero M, Perchiazzi N (1993) Crystal structure of paralaurionite and its OD relationships with laurionite, Mineralogical Magazine, 57, 323-328   [link]   [view file]