Claraite R110020



Name: Claraite
RRUFF ID: R110020
Ideal Chemistry: (Cu,Zn)15(CO3)4(AsO4)2(SO4)(OH)14·7H2O
Locality: Sommerau District, Brixlegg - Rattenberg, Brixlegg - Schwaz area, Inn valley, North Tyrol, Tyrol, Austria
Source: Bob Jenkins [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Light blue massive coating with scattered isolated crystals, associated with dark blue azurite
Status: The identification of this mineral is not yet confirmed.
RAMAN SPECTRUM 
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Sample Description: Unoriented Raman on the primary sample
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RRUFF ID: R110020
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Sample Description: Unoriented Raman on the primary sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
REFERENCES for Claraite

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]

Walenta K, Dunn P J (1982) Clarait, ein neues Karbonatmineral aus der Grube Clara (mittlerer Schwarzwald), Chemie der Erde, 41, 97-102

Dunn P J, Fleischer M, Burns R G, Pabst A (1983) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 68, 471-475   [view file]

Walenta K (1999) Zu den Gitterkonstanten von Clarait, Der Erzgräber, 13, 20-22

Jambor J L, Roberts A C (2003) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 88, 251-255   [view file]

Biagioni C, Orlandi P (2017) Claraite, (Cu,Zn)15(AsO4)2(CO3)4(SO4)(OH)14·7H2O: redefinition and crystal structure, European Journal of Mineralogy, 29, 1031-1044