Yedlinite R050338

Name: Yedlinite
RRUFF ID: R050338
Ideal Chemistry: Pb6Cr(Cl,OH)6(OH,O)8
Locality: Tiger, Pinal County, Arizona, USA
Source: University of Arizona Mineral Museum 11360
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Pale purple prismatic crystals associated with blue diaboleite
Status: The identification of this mineral is confirmed by single-crystal X-ray diffraction and chemical analysis.
RRUFF ID: R050338.2
Sample Description: Microprobe Fragment
Measured Chemistry: Pb6Cr0.99Cl6.01(OH)7O
Sample Description: Unoriented sample
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RRUFF ID: R050338.9
Sample Description: Single crystal, powder profile is calculated
Cell Refinement Output: a: 12.8762(4)Å    b: 12.8762(4)Å    c: 9.8367(3)Å
alpha: 90°    beta: 90°    gamma: 120°   Volume: 1412.4(1)Å3    Crystal System: hexagonal
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Output file from the Bruker D8 Advance instrument. Includes device headers and XY data.

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REFERENCES for Yedlinite

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]

McLean W J, Bideaux R A, Thomssen R W (1974) Yedlinite, a new mineral from the Mammoth mine, Tiger, Arizona, American Mineralogist, 59, 1157-1159   [view file]

Wood M M, McLean W J, Laughon R B (1974) The crystal structure and composition of yedlinite, American Mineralogist, 59, 1160-1165   [view file]