Albite R050253

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Name: Albite
RRUFF ID: R050253
Ideal Chemistry: Na(AlSi3O8)
Locality: Madawaska/Faraday mine, Bancroft, Ontario, Canada
Source: Marcus Origlieri
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Colorless to brown prismatic single crystals
Status: The identification of this mineral has been confirmed by X-ray diffraction and chemical analysis
Mineral Group: [ feldspar (62) ]
Quick search: [ All Albite samples (15) ]
RRUFF ID: R050253.2
Sample Description: Microprobe fragment
Measured Chemistry: (Na0.99Ca0.01)Al1.00(Si0.99Al0.01)3O8
Microprobe Data File: [ Download Excel File ]
Sample Description: Sample is oriented and mounted on a pin
Pin ID: L01462
Orientation: Laser parallel to  (1 0 1).     Fiducial mark perpendicular to laser is parallel to  b   [0 1 0].

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Raman Mode Analysis
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RRUFF ID: R050253
Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
INFRARED SPECTRUM (Attenuated Total Reflectance) 
RRUFF ID: R050253.1
Sample Description: Powder
Instrument settings: SensIR Durascope on a Nicolet Magna 860 FTIR
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RRUFF ID: R050253.1
Sample Description: Powder
Instrument settings: PIKE GladiATR - Far-IR on a Nicolet Magna 860 FTIR
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RRUFF ID: R050253.1
Sample Description: Powder
Cell Refinement Output: a: 8.1365(9)Å    b: 12.788(1)Å    c: 7.1584(4)Å
alpha: 94.228(9)°    beta: 116.583(4)°    gamma: 87.704(9)°   Volume: 664.23(7)Å3    Crystal System: triclinic
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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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