Eskebornite R060791

Name: Eskebornite
RRUFF ID: R060791
Ideal Chemistry: CuFeSe2
Locality: Slavkovice Morava, Czech Republic
Source: Michael Scott S101151 [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Brass colored metallic massive
Status: The identification of this mineral is confirmed by single-crystal X-ray diffraction and chemical analysis.
Mineral Group: [ Chalcopyrite (6) ]
RRUFF ID: R060791.2
Sample Description: Microprobe Fragment
Measured Chemistry: Cu1.00(Fe0.98Pb0.02)Σ=1(Se1.93S0.07)Σ=2 ; the lighter inclusions (not analyzed) contain (WDS scan only): Cu, Tl, Se, Fe
Microprobe Data File: [ Download Excel File ]
Sample Description: Unoriented sample

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RRUFF ID: R060791
Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
RRUFF ID: R060791.9
Sample Description: Single crystal, powder profile is calculated
Cell Refinement Output: a: 5.5082(5)Å    b: 5.5082(5)Å    c: 11.019(2)Å
alpha: 90°    beta: 90°    gamma: 90°   Volume: 334.30(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 Eskebornite

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]

Ramdohr P (1950) Neue Erzmineralien, Fortschritte der Mineralogie, 28, 69-70   [view file]

Fleischer M (1954) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 39, 690-692   [view file]

Fleischer M (1961) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 46, 464-468   [view file]

Harris D C, Burke E A J (1971) Eskebornite, two Canadian Occurrences, The Canadian Mineralogist, 10, 787-796   [view file]

Fleischer M (1972) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 57, 1552-1561   [view file]

Jambor J L, Burke E A J (1989) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 74, 1399-1404   [view file]

Delgado J M, Diaz de Delgado G, Quintero M, Woolley J C (1992) The crystal structure of copper iron selenide, CuFeSe2, Materials Research Bulletin, 27, 367-373