Osmium R060823

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Name: Osmium
RRUFF ID: R060823
Ideal Chemistry: Os
Locality: Nevjansk, Ural Mountains, USSR
Source: Michael Scott S101193 [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Grey metallic massive, variety iridosmine
Status: The identification of this mineral has been confirmed only by single crystal X-ray diffraction.
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RRUFF ID: R060823.2
Sample Description: Microprobe Fragment
Sample Description: Unoriented sample

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RRUFF ID: R060823
Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
RRUFF ID: R060823.9
Sample Description: Single crystal, powder profile is calculated
Cell Refinement Output: a: 2.67(1)Å    b: 2.67(1)Å    c: 4.26(5)Å
alpha: 90°    beta: 90°    gamma: 120°   Volume: 26.330(5)Å3    Crystal System: hexagonal
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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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American Mineralogist Crystal Structure Database Record: [view record]

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Bowles J F W, Suárez S, Prichard H M, Fisher P C (2018) Inclusions in an isoferroplatinum nugget from the Freetown Layered Complex, Sierra Leone, Mineralogical Magazine, 82, 577–592