Satterlyite R060810

Name: Satterlyite
RRUFF ID: R060810
Ideal Chemistry: (Fe2+,Mg,Fe3+)12(PO3OH)(PO4)5(OH,O)6
Locality: Big Fish River Area, Yukon Territory, Canada
Source: Michael Scott S101167 [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Yellowish-brown gemmy irregularly shaped coarse grains
Status: The identification of this mineral has been confirmed by X-ray diffraction and chemical analysis
Mineral Group: [ Holtedahlite (2) ]
RRUFF ID: R060810.2
Sample Description: Microprobe Fragment
Measured Chemistry: (Fe2+7.95Mg2.25Fe3+0.66Na0.66Mn0.48)Σ=12(P1.00O3OH)(P1.00O4)5((OH)5.00O1.00)Σ=6; OH estimated by charge balance
Microprobe Data File: [ Download Excel File ]
Sample Description: Unoriented sample

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RRUFF ID: R060810
Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
RRUFF ID: R060810.1
Sample Description: Powder
Cell Refinement Output: a: 11.3594(3)Å    b: 11.3594(3)Å    c: 5.0362(4)Å
alpha: 90°    beta: 90°    gamma: 120°   Volume: 562.79(4)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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Output file from the Bruker D8 Advance instrument. Includes device headers and XY data.

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REFERENCES for Satterlyite

American Mineralogist Crystal Structure Database Record: [view record]

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]

Mandarino J A, Sturman B D, Corlett M I (1978) Satterlyite, a new hydroxyl-bearing ferrous phosphate from the Big Fish River area, Yukon Territory, The Canadian Mineralogist, 16, 411-413   [view file]

Fleischer M, Mandarino J A, Chao G Y (1979) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 64, 652-659   [view file]

Kolitsch U, Andrut M, Giester G (2002) Satterlyite, (Fe,Mg)12(PO3OH)(PO4)5(OH,O)6: crystal structure and infrared absorption spectra, European Journal of Mineralogy, 14, 127-133   [view file]

Evans R J, Groat L A (2012) Structure and topology of dumortierite and dumortierite-like materials, The Canadian Mineralogist, 50, 1197-1231   [view file]

Dyar M D, Jawin E R, Breves E, Marchand G, Nelms M, Lane M D, Mertzman S A, Bish D L and Bishop J L (2014) Mössbauer parameters of iron in phosphate minerals: Implications for interpretation of martian data, American Mineralogist, 99, 914-942   [view file]