Robinsonite R060970

Name: Robinsonite
RRUFF ID: R060970
Ideal Chemistry: Pb4Sb6S13
Locality: Mala Zelezna, Zilinsky Kraj, Slovakia
Source: Michael Scott S100397 [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Mass of randomly oriented silvery-gray striated prismatic crystals
Status: The identification of this mineral has been confirmed by single-crystal X-ray diffraction.
Sample Description: Unoriented sample

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RRUFF ID: R060970
Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 30% of 150mW
RRUFF ID: R060970.9
Sample Description: Single crystal, powder profile is calculated
Cell Refinement Output: a: 23.94(7)Å    b: 4.01(1)Å    c: 24.57(6)Å
alpha: 90°    beta: 93.5(1)°    gamma: 90°   Volume: 2356(7)Å3    Crystal System: monoclinic
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Output file from the Bruker D8 Advance instrument. Includes device headers and XY data.

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REFERENCES for Robinsonite

American Mineralogist Crystal Structure Database Record: [view record]

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Makovicky E, Balić-Žunić T, Karanović L, Poleti D, Pršek J (2004) Structure refinement of natural robinsonite, Pb4Sb6: cation distribution and modular description, Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, Monatshefte, 2004, 49-67