Silver R070416



Name: Silver
RRUFF ID: R070416
Ideal Chemistry: Ag
Locality: Frontier mine, South Lorrain, Timiskaming District, Ontario, Canada
Source: Royal Ontario Museum M16435 [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Silver-white metallic wires with grey to bronze colored tarnished surface
Status: The identification of this mineral has been confirmed by X-ray diffraction and chemical analysis
Mineral Group: [ Copper (13) ]
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CHEMISTRY 
RRUFF ID: R070416.2
Sample Description: Microprobe Fragment
Measured Chemistry: Ag
Microprobe Data File: [ Download Excel File ]
RAMAN SPECTRUM 
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Sample Description: Unoriented a freshly broken surface, no Raman activity because of crystal symmetry
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RRUFF ID: R070416
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Sample Description: Unoriented a freshly broken surface, no Raman activity because of crystal symmetry
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
POWDER DIFFRACTION 
RRUFF ID: R070416.1
Sample Description: Hammered into thin foil
Cell Refinement Output: a: 4.0875(2)Å    b: 4.0875(2)Å    c: 4.0875(2)Å
alpha: 90°    beta: 90°    gamma: 90°   Volume: 68.29(1)Å3    Crystal System: cubic
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Output file from the Bruker D8 Advance instrument. Includes device headers and XY data.

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Output file from the Bruker D8 Advance instrument. Includes device headers and XY data.

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REFERENCES for Silver

American Mineralogist Crystal Structure Database Record: [view record]

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