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|Name:||Name as being the Ca-analogue of langbeinite.|
This page provides mineralogical data about Calciolangbeinite.
Classification of Calciolangbeinite
|IMA status:||Approved 2011|
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Type Occurrence of Calciolangbeinite
|Type Locality:||Yadovitaya fumarole, Second scoria cone, Northern Breakthrough (North Breach), Great Fissure eruption (Main Fracture), Tolbachik volcano, Kamchatka Oblast', Far-Eastern Region, Russia|
Crystallography of Calciolangbeinite
|Class (H-M):||2 3 - Tetartoidal|
|Space Group:||P21 3|
|Cell Parameters:||a = 10.1887(2) Å|
|Unit Cell Volume:||V 1,057.68 Å³ (Calculated from Unit Cell)|
|X-Ray Powder Diffraction:|
Chemical Properties of Calciolangbeinite
|Simplified for copy/paste:||K2Ca2(SO4)3|
|Essential elements:||Ca, K, O, S|
|All elements listed in formula:||Ca, K, O, S|
Relationship of Calciolangbeinite to other Species
|Member of:||Langbeinite Group|
|Other Members of Group:|
Other Names for Calciolangbeinite
|Health Warning:||No information on health risks for this material has been entered into the database. You should always treat mineral specimens with care.|
References for Calciolangbeinite
Pekov, I.V., Zelenski, M.E., Zubkova, N.V., Yapaskurt, V.O., Chukanov, N.V., Belakovskiy, D.I. and Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2011) Calciolangbeinite, IMA 2011-067. CNMNC Newsletter No. 11, December 2011, page 2890; Mineralogical Magazine, 75, 2887-2893.
Internet Links for Calciolangbeinite
Localities for Calciolangbeinite
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Locality Updated: Almendra, Vila Nova de Foz Côa, Guarda District, PortugalFrom Rui Nunes, 24th Nov 2014 13:53:34