Wicksite R070274



Name: Wicksite
RRUFF ID: R070274
Ideal Chemistry: NaCa2Fe2+2(Fe3+,Mn2+,Fe2+)4(PO4)6·2H2O
Locality: Big Fish River, Richardson Mountains, Dawson Mining District, Yukon Territory, Canada
Source: Royal Ontario Museum M52275 [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Compact aggregate of very dark green to black prismatic crystals with pale yellow satterlyite in a nodule
Status: The identification of this mineral has been confirmed by single-crystal X-ray diffraction.
Mineral Group: [ Wicksite (2) ]
RAMAN SPECTRUM 
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample
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RRUFF ID: R070274
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
POWDER DIFFRACTION 
RRUFF ID: R070274.9
Sample Description: Single crystal, powder profile is calculated
Cell Refinement Output: a: 12.511(2)Å    b: 12.902(1)Å    c: 11.657(2)Å
alpha: 90°    beta: 90°    gamma: 90°   Volume: 1881.7(4)Å3    Crystal System: orthorhombic
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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 Wicksite

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]

Sturman B D, Peacor D R, Dunn P J (1981) Wicksite, a new mineral from northeastern Yukon Territory, The Canadian Mineralogist, 19, 377-380   [view file]

Fleischer M, Cabri L J, Chao G Y, Mandarino J A, Pabst A (1982) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 67, 1074-1082   [view file]

Peacor D R, Dunn P J, Ramik R A, Campbell T J, Roberts W L (1985) A wicksite-like mineral from the Bull Moose mine, South Dakota, The Canadian Mineralogist, 23, 247-249   [view file]

Cooper M A, Hawthorne F C (1997) The crystal structure of wicksite, The Canadian Mineralogist, 35, 777-784   [view file]