Monazite-(La) R070263



Name: Monazite-(La)
RRUFF ID: R070263
Ideal Chemistry: La(PO4)
Locality: Bear Lodge, Bear Creek placers, First Choice District (Garnet District), Granite County, Montana, USA
Source: Michael Scott S105570 [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Black polished surface
Status: The identification of this mineral is not yet confirmed.
Mineral Group: [ Monazite (11) ]
RAMAN SPECTRUM 
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample; 785 spectrum overwhelmed by fluorescence
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RRUFF ID: R070263
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample; 785 spectrum overwhelmed by fluorescence
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
REFERENCES for Monazite-(La)

American Mineralogist Crystal Structure Database Record: [view record]

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Trail D (2018) Redox-controlled dissolution of monazite in fluids and implications for phase stability in the lithosphere, American Mineralogist, 103, 453-461