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Raygrantite

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Formula:
Pb10Zn(SO4)6(SiO4)2(OH)2
System:
Triclinic
Member of:
This page provides mineralogical data about Raygrantite.

Classification of Raygrantite

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Type Occurrence of Raygrantite

Place of Conservation of Type Material:
Type material is deposited in the collections of the University of Arizona Mineral Museum, Tucson, Arizona, USA, catalogue number 19345, and the RRUFF Project, deposition number R120151

Crystallography of Raygrantite

Crystal System:
Triclinic
Class (H-M):
1 - Pinacoidal
Space Group:
P1
Cell Parameters:
a = 9.3175(4) Å, b = 11.1973(5) Å, c = 10.8318(5) Å
α = 120.374(2)°, β = 90.511(2)°, γ = 56.471(2)°
Ratio:
a:b:c = 0.832 : 1 : 0.967
X-Ray Powder Diffraction Data:
d-spacingIntensity
4.753(56)
4.288(32)
3.267(63)
3.102(100)
2.996(29)
2.851(35)
2.783(31)
2.707(31)
Comments:
From Type Description.

Chemical Properties of Raygrantite

Formula:
Pb10Zn(SO4)6(SiO4)2(OH)2
Essential elements:
All elements listed in formula:

Relationship of Raygrantite to other Species

Member of:
Other Members of Group:
HemihedritePb10Zn(CrO4)6(SiO4)2(F,OH)2
IranitePb10Cu(CrO4)6(SiO4)2(OH)2

Other Names for Raygrantite

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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 Raygrantite

Reference List:
Yang, H., Andrade, M.B., Downs, R.T., Gibbs, R.B. and Jenkins. R.A. (2013) Raygrantite, IMA 2013-001. CNMNC Newsletter No. 16, August 2013, page 2700; Mineralogical Magazine, 77, 2695-2709.

Internet Links for Raygrantite

Localities for Raygrantite

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.
USA (TL)
 
  • Arizona
    • Maricopa Co.
      • Big Horn Mts
        • Osborn District
          • Tonopah
            • Belmont Mountain
              • Tiger Wash
Yang, H., Andrade, M.B., Downs, R.T., Gibbs, R.B. and Jenkins. R.A. (2013) Raygrantite, IMA 2013-001. CNMNC Newsletter No. 16, August 2013, page 2700; Mineralogical Magazine, 77, 2695-2709.
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