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Hannebachite

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About HannebachiteHide

Formula:
CaSO3 · H2O
Colour:
Colourless, white
Lustre:
Vitreous
Hardness:
Crystal System:
Orthorhombic
Name:
Named for the type locality.
This page provides mineralogical data about Hannebachite.


Classification of HannebachiteHide

Approved
Approval Year:
1983
4.JE.10

4 : OXIDES (Hydroxides, V[5,6] vanadates, arsenites, antimonites, bismuthites, sulfites, selenites, tellurites, iodates)
J : Arsenites, antimonites, bismuthites, sulfites, selenites, tellurites; iodates
E : Sulfites
Dana 7th ed.:
34.2.4.1
34.2.5.1

34 : SELENITES, TELLURITES AND SULFITES
2 : A(XO3)·xH2O
27.1.1

27 : Sulphites, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
1 : Sulphites

Physical Properties of HannebachiteHide

Vitreous
Colour:
Colourless, white
Hardness:
3½ on Mohs scale

Optical Data of HannebachiteHide

Type:
Biaxial (+)
RI values:
nα = 1.596 nβ = 1.600 nγ = 1.634
2V:
Measured: 38° , Calculated: 40°
Max Birefringence:
δ = 0.038
Image shows birefringence interference colour range (at 30µm thickness)
and does not take into account mineral colouration.
Surface Relief:
Moderate
Dispersion:
r < v weak

Chemical Properties of HannebachiteHide

Formula:
CaSO3 · H2O
IMA Formula:
Ca(SO3) · 0.5H2O

Crystallography of HannebachiteHide

Crystal System:
Orthorhombic
Class (H-M):
mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) - Dipyramidal
Cell Parameters:
a = 6.473(5) Å, b = 9.782(9) Å, c = 10.646(9) Å
Ratio:
a:b:c = 0.662 : 1 : 1.088
Unit Cell V:
674.09 ų (Calculated from Unit Cell)
Z:
4
Comment:
Non-standard space-group setting Pbna.

X-Ray Powder DiffractionHide

Powder Diffraction Data:
d-spacingIntensity
5.54 (40)
3.79 (80)
3.15 (100)
2.617 (90)
1.950 (40)
1.843 (50)
1.671 (40)

Type Occurrence of HannebachiteHide

Synonyms of HannebachiteHide

Other Language Names for HannebachiteHide

Common AssociatesHide

Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Sulphur2 photos of Hannebachite associated with Sulphur on mindat.org.
Motukoreaite2 photos of Hannebachite associated with Motukoreaite on mindat.org.

Related Minerals - Nickel-Strunz GroupingHide

4.JE.XAlbertiniiteFe2+(SO3)·3H2OMon. 2/m
4.JE.05GravegliaiteMn2+SO3 · 3H2OOrth.
4.JE.15OrschalliteCa3(SO3)2(SO4) · 12H2OTrig. 3m (3 2/m) : R3c
4.JE.20ScotlanditePbSO3Mon. 2/m

Related Minerals - Dana Grouping (8th Ed.)Hide

34.2.5.2GravegliaiteMn2+SO3 · 3H2OOrth.

Related Minerals - Hey's Chemical Index of Minerals GroupingHide

27.1.2ScotlanditePbSO3Mon. 2/m
27.1.3GravegliaiteMn2+SO3 · 3H2OOrth.

Other InformationHide

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 HannebachiteHide

Reference List:
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Schröpfer, L. (1973): Strukturelle Untersuchungen am CaSO3·1/2H2O. Zeitschrift für Anorganische und Allgemeine Chemie, 401, 1-14.
Hentschel, G., Tillmanns, E., Hofmeister, W. (1985): Hannebachite, natural calciumsulfite hemihydrate, CaS03.1/2H2O. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, Monatshefte 1985, 241-250.
American Mineralogist: 73: 926 (Abs.).
Postl, W., Bernhard, F. & Bojar, H.-P. (2008): Hannebachit aus dem Steinbruch am Stradner Kogel bei Wilhelmsdorf, Steiermark - erster Nachweis eines Sulfits in Österreich. Joannea - Mineralogie, 4, 115-125. [http://www.zobodat.at/pdf/JoanneaMineralogie_4_0115-0125.pdf]

Internet Links for HannebachiteHide

Localities for HannebachiteHide

ⓘ - Click for further information on this occurrence. ? - Indicates mineral may be doubtful at this locality. - Good crystals or important locality for species. - World class for species or very significant. (TL) - Type Locality for a valid mineral species. (FRL) - First Recorded Locality for everything else (eg varieties). Struck out - Mineral was erroneously reported from this locality. Faded * - Never found at this locality but inferred to have existed at some point in the past (eg from pseudomorphs.)

All localities listed without proper references should be considered as questionable.
Austria
 
  • Carinthia
    • Friesach - Hüttenberg area
      • Hüttenberg
        • Waitschach
U. Kolitsch (2012): Crystal structure of a new lead nitrate chloride and further surprises from the Pb- and Ba-rich ancient slag at Maria Waitschach, Carinthia, Austria. M&M7, 7th Intern. Conf. on Mineralogy & Museums, Dresden, Germany, August 27-29, 2012; Program and Abstracts Volume, 90.; Kolitsch, U., Brandstätter, F., Schreiber, F., Fink, R. & Auer, C. (2013): Die Mineralogie der weltweit einzigartigen Schlacken von Waitschach, Kärnten. Annalen des Naturhistorischen Museums in Wien, Serie A, 115, 19-87 (in German).
  • Styria
    • Bad Gleichenberg
      • Wilhelmsdorf
Postl, W. & Bernhard, F. (2005): 1429: Hannebachit, Sr-hältiger Baryt, Monazit-(Ce) und Mordenit vom Steinbruch am Stradner Kogel bei Wilhelmsdorf, Steiermark. In: Niedermayr, G. et al. (2005): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LIV. Carinthia II, 195/115, 309-310; Postl, W., Bernhard, F. & Bojar, H.-P. (2008): Hannebachit aus dem Steinbruch am Stradner Kogel bei Wilhelmsdorf, Steiermark - erster Nachweis eines Sulfits in Österreich. Joannea - Mineralogie, 4, 115-125.
Canada
 
  • Saskatchewan
Greengrass, K., Last, W. M., Deleqiat, J., & Suklmn, S. (1999). Waldsea lake Revisited: Another look at the Recent History of One of Western Canada's Best-studied Meromictic lakes.
France
 
  • Occitanie
    • Aveyron
Kruszewski, Ł., Gatel, P., Thiéry, V., Moszumańska, I., Kusy, D. (2018)(?): Lapanouse-de-Sévérac (France): an example of unique crystallochemical behaviour of slag minerals and new mineral potential. Coal and Peat Fires, vol. 5, xx-xx (in review/correction); Ł. Kruszewski EPMA/PXRD/Rietveld data
Germany
 
  • North Rhine-Westphalia
    • Aachen
      • Eschweiler
Blaß, G. & Graf, H. W. (1995): Neufunde von Schlackenhalden in der nördlichen Eifel (II). Mineralien-Welt, 6 (3), 28-31.
    • Sauerland
      • Arnsberg
        • Hüsten
Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
  • Rhineland-Palatinate
    • Ahrweiler
      • Brohltal
        • Niederzissen
          • Hannebach
Hentschel, G., Tillmanns, E., Hofmeister, W. (1985): Hannebachite, natural calciumsulfite hemihydrate, CaS03.1/2H2O. N. Jb. Mineral. Mh., 1985, 241-250.
      • Hillesheim
Hentschel, G., Die Lavaströme der Graulai: eine neue Fundstelle in der Westeifel, Lapis, Weise Verlag München, 09/1993
    • Vulkaneifel
      • Gerolstein
        • Birresborn
Hentschel, G., Die Mineralien der Eifelvulkane, Weise Verlag, München (2. Auflage), 1987
  • Thuringia
    • Gera
      • Ronneburg U deposit
T. Witzke & F. Rüger: Lapis 1998(7/8), 26-64
Hungary
 
  • Baranya Co.
    • Mecsek Mts
      • Pécs
collector: Gábor Koller, EDS: Zsolt Bendő, Raman Spectroscopy: Dávid Szabó
Poland
 
  • Upper Silesia (Śląskie)
    • Upper Silesian Coal Basin
      • Katowice area
        • Łaziska
Lukasz Kruszewski 2005: Minerals arising in cause of underground fires of "Skalny" coal mine dump in Laziska, Upper Silesia.Mag. Thesis (unpublished)
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