Simonkolleite R130616

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Name: Simonkolleite
RRUFF ID: R130616
Ideal Chemistry: Zn5(OH)8Cl2·H2O
Locality: Rowley mine, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA
Source: Danielle Sotomayor and Keith Wentz [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Colorless hexagonal tabular crystals, associated with blue platy crystals with chemistry CuZnCl(OH)3 (R140401). Crystals are on a metallic mining artifact of copper composition.
Status: The identification of this mineral has been confirmed only by single crystal X-ray diffraction.
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample

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RRUFF ID: R130616
Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 50% of 150mW
RRUFF ID: R130616.9
Sample Description: Single crystal, powder profile is calculated
Cell Refinement Output: a: 6.340(1)Å    b: 6.340(1)Å    c: 23.654(5)Å
alpha: 90°    beta: 90°    gamma: 120°   Volume: 823.4(1)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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REFERENCES for Simonkolleite

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]

Nowacki W, Silverman J N (1962) Nachtrag zur arbeit die kristallstruktur von zinkhydroxychlorid II, Zeitschrift für Kristallographie, 117, 238-240   [view file]

Allmann R (1968) Verfeinerung der struktur des Zinkhydroxidchlorids II, Zn5(OH)8Cl2·1H2O, Zeitschrift für Kristallographie, 126, 417-426   [view file]

Schmetzer K, Schnorrer-Köhler G, Medenbach O (1985) Wülfingite, ε-Zn(OH)2, and simonkolleite, Zn5(OH)8Cl2·H2O, two new minerals from Richelsdorf, Hesse, F.R.G., Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, Monatshefte, 1985, 145-154

Hawthorne F C, Burke E A J, Ercit T S, Grew E S, Grice J D, Jambor J L, Puziewicz J, Roberts A C, Vanko D A (1988) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 73, 189-199   [view file]

Hawthorne F C, Sokolova E (2002) Simonkolleite, Zn5 (OH)8 Cl2 (H2O), a decorated interrupted-sheet structure of the form [MΦ2]4, The Canadian Mineralogist, 40, 939-946   [view file]