Tritomite-(Ce) R060046



Name: Tritomite-(Ce)
RRUFF ID: R060046
Ideal Chemistry: Ce5(SiO4,BO4)3(OH,O)
Locality: Langesundfjord, Norway
Source: University of Arizona Mineral Museum 16138 [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Aggregate of orange coarse amorphous fragments
Status: The identification of this mineral has been confirmed only by chemical analysis
Mineral Group: [ Apatite (55) ]
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CHEMISTRY 
RRUFF ID: R060046.2
Sample Description: Microprobe Fragment
Measured Chemistry: (Ca1.90Sr0.10)Σ=2(Ce0.91La0.91Th0.75Zr0.20   0.13Fe2+0.10)Σ=3((SiO4)2.45(BO4)0.55)Σ=3(OH)
RAMAN SPECTRUM 
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample; 785 spectrum is overwhelmed by fluorescence
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RRUFF ID: R060046
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample; 785 spectrum is overwhelmed by fluorescence
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
INFRARED SPECTRUM (Attenuated Total Reflectance) 
RRUFF ID: R060046.1
Sample Description: Powder
Instrument settings: SensIR Durascope on a Nicolet Magna 860 FTIR
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POWDER DIFFRACTION 
RRUFF ID: R060046.1
Sample Description: Powder
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REFERENCES for Tritomite-(Ce)

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]

Weibye P H, Berlin N J, Sjogren K A, Borck J B (1850) Neue mineralien aus Norwegen, Annalen der Physik und Chemie, 79, 299-304   [view file]

Levinson A A (1966) A system of nomenclature for rare-earth minerals, American Mineralogist, 51, 152-158   [view file]

Nickel E H, Mandarino J A (1987) Procedures involving the IMA Commission on New Minerals and Mineral Names and guidelines on mineral nomenclature, American Mineralogist, 72, 1031-1042   [view file]

Pasero M, Kampf A R, Ferraris C, Pekov I V, Rakovan J R, White T J (2010) Nomenclature of the apatite supergroup minerals, European Journal of Mineralogy, 22, 163-179   [view file]