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Kasatkinite

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Anatoly Kasatkin in Koashva quarry.
Formula:
Ba2Ca8B5Si8O32(OH)3·6H2O
System:
Monoclinic
Name:
Named for Anatoly Vital'evich Kasatkin (May 1970-) systematic collector from Moskow.
This page provides mineralogical data about Kasatkinite.

Classification of Kasatkinite

Approved 2011
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Type Occurrence of Kasatkinite

Place of Conservation of Type Material:
Fersman Mineralogical Museum of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow,Russia, registration number 4129/1

Crystallography of Kasatkinite

Crystal System:
Monoclinic
Cell Parameters:
a = 5.74(2) Å, b = 7.234(8) Å, c = 20.81(2) Å
β = 90.70(12)°
Ratio:
a:b:c = 0.793 : 1 : 2.877
Unit Cell Volume:
V 864.03 ų (Calculated from Unit Cell)
Comment:
Space group P21/c, P2/c or Pc
X-Ray Powder Diffraction Data:
d-spacingIntensity
5.89(24)
3.48(23)
3.36(24)
3.009(100)
2.925(65)
2.633(33)
2.116(29)

Chemical Properties of Kasatkinite

Formula:
Ba2Ca8B5Si8O32(OH)3·6H2O
Essential elements:
All elements listed in formula:

Other Names for Kasatkinite

Name in Other Languages:

Other Information

Health Risks:
No information on health risks for this material has been entered into the database. You should always treat mineral specimens with care.

References for Kasatkinite

Reference List:
Pekov, I.V., Chukanov, N.V.,.Filinchuk, Y.E., Zadov, A.E., Kononkova, N.N., Epanchintsev, S.G., Kaden, P., Kutzer, A. and Göttlicher, J. (2011): Kasatkinite, IMA 2011-045. CNMNC Newsletter No. 10, October 2011,page 2559

Internet Links for Kasatkinite

Localities for Kasatkinite

map shows a selection of localities that have latitude and longitude coordinates recorded. Click on the symbol to view information about a locality. The symbol next to localities in the list can be used to jump to that position on the map.
(TL) indicates type locality for a valid mineral species. (FRL) indicates first recorded locality for everything else. ? indicates mineral may be doubtful at this locality. All other localities listed without reference should be considered as uncertain and unproven until references can be found.
Russia (TL)
 
  • Urals Region
    • Middle Urals
      • Sverdlovskaya Oblast'
        • Asbest
Pekov, I.V., Chukanov, N.V.,.Filinchuk, Y.E., Zadov, A.E., Kononkova, N.N., Epanchintsev, S.G., Kaden, P., Kutzer, A. and Göttlicher, J. (2011): Kasatkinite, IMA 2011-045. CNMNC Newsletter No. 10, October 2011,page 2559
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