Tin R060756


Name: Tin
RRUFF ID: R060756
Ideal Chemistry: Sn
Locality: Aberfoil river, near Oban, New South Wales, Australia
Source: Michael Scott S101375 [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Tin-white metallic water-worn grains
Status: The identification of this mineral is confirmed by single-crystal X-ray diffraction and chemical analysis.
CHEMISTRY 
RRUFF ID: R060756.2
Sample Description: Microprobe Fragment
Measured Chemistry: Sn
Microprobe Data File: [ Download Excel File ]
RAMAN SPECTRUM 
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
POWDER DIFFRACTION 
RRUFF ID: R060756.9
Sample Description: Single crystal, powder profile is calculated
Cell Refinement Output: a: 5.812(3)Å    b: 5.812(3)Å    c: 3.177(2)Å
alpha: 90°    beta: 90°    gamma: 90°   Volume: 107.33(4)Å3    Crystal System: tetragonal
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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 Tin

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]

Mulligan R, Jambor J L (1968) Tin-bearing silicates from skarn in the Cassiar District, Northern British Columbia, The Canadian Mineralogist, 9, 358-370   [view file]

Petruk W (1973) Tin sulphides from the deposit of Brunswick Tin Mines Limited, The Canadian Mineralogist, 12, 46-54   [view file]

Kissin S A, Owens D R (1979) New data on stannite and related tin sulfide minerals, The Canadian Mineralogist, 17, 125-135   [view file]

Degtyareva O (2010) Crystal structure of simple metals at high pressures, High Pressure Research, 30, 343-371