Yeatmanite R141001

Name: Yeatmanite
RRUFF ID: R141001
Ideal Chemistry: Zn6Mn2+9Sb5+2O12(SiO4)4
Locality: 1500 foot level, Sterling mine, Sterling Hill, Ogdensburg, Franklin Mining District, Sussex County, New Jersey, USA
Source: Rock Currier [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Thin brown or grey platy crystals, associated with yellow adelite. Twinned by a 2-fold around (001). Previously published structure is probably incorrect.
Status: The identification of this mineral has been confirmed by single-crystal X-ray diffraction.
Mineral Group: [ Katoptrite (2) ]
Sample Description: Unoriented sample

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RRUFF ID: R141001
Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
RRUFF ID: R141001.9
Sample Description: Single crystal, powder profile is calculated
Cell Refinement Output: a: 5.525(1)Å    b: 11.625(3)Å    c: 9.097(3)Å
alpha: 92.43(2)°    beta: 101.11(2)°    gamma: 76.31(2)°   Volume: 557.0(1)Å3    Crystal System: triclinic
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Output file from the Bruker D8 Advance instrument. Includes device headers and XY data.

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REFERENCES for Yeatmanite

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]

Palache C, Bauer L H, Berman H (1938) Yeatmanite, a new mineral, and sarkinite from Franklin, New Jersey, American Mineralogist, 23, 527-530   [view file]

Moore P B (1966) Catoptrite and yeatmanite–stuffed pyrochroite structures, American Mineralogist, 51, 1494-1500   [view file]

Fleischer M, Jambor J (1977) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 62, 395-397   [view file]

Dunn P J, Leavens P B (1980) Yeatmanite: New data, American Mineralogist, 65, 196-199   [view file]

Kato T (1986) The crystal structure of yeatmanite, Mineralogical Journal, 13, 53-64   [view file]

Nysten P (2003) Yeatmanite and magnussonite from the Garpenberg Norra mine, Bergslagen ore province, Sweden, The Canadian Mineralogist, 41, 201-206   [view file]