Stibioclaudetite R080031


Name: Stibioclaudetite
RRUFF ID: R080031
Ideal Chemistry: AsSbO3
Locality: Tsumeb mine, Tsumeb, Otavi District, Oshikoto, Namibia
Source: William W Pinch [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Colorless prismatic in a vug of tennantite associated with leiteite, smithsonite, ludlockite, and quartz. Type specimen
Status: The identification of this mineral has been confirmed by X-ray diffraction and chemical analysis
Mineral Group: [ Claudetite (2) ]
RAMAN SPECTRUM 
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: SPEX HR460 514nm @ 100% of 50 mW
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POWDER DIFFRACTION 
RRUFF ID: R080031.9
Sample Description: Single crystal, powder profile is calculated
Cell Refinement Output: a: 4.5757(4)Å    b: 13.129(1)Å    c: 5.4216(5)Å
alpha: 90°    beta: 95.039(4)°    gamma: 90°   Volume: 324.44(5)Å3    Crystal System: monoclinic
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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 Stibioclaudetite

American Mineralogist Crystal Structure Database Record: [view record]

Origlieri M J, Downs R T, Pinch W W, Zito G L (2009) Stibioclaudetite AsSbO3 a new mineral from Tsumeb, Namibia, The Mineralogical Record, 40, 209-213   [view file]