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About Quintinite-2HHide

Crystal System:
A polytype of Quintinite

Crystallography of Quintinite-2HHide

Crystal System:
Class (H-M):
6 2 2 - Trapezohedral
Space Group:
P63 2 2
Cell Parameters:
a = 10.571 Å, c = 15.171 Å
a:c = 1 : 1.435
Unit Cell V:
1,468.17 ų (Calculated from Unit Cell)

Synonyms of Quintinite-2HHide

Common AssociatesHide

Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
4 photos of Quintinite-2H associated with StrontianiteSrCO3
4 photos of Quintinite-2H associated with PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
4 photos of Quintinite-2H associated with MagnetiteFe2+Fe3+2O4

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 Quintinite-2HHide

Reference List:
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Canadian Mineralogist 35, 1541-1549(1997)

Internet Links for Quintinite-2HHide

Localities for Quintinite-2HHide

This 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.

Locality ListHide

- This locality has map coordinates listed. - This locality has estimated coordinates. ⓘ - 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.
  • Irkutsk Oblast
    • Zheleznogorsk (Korshunikha)
Lapis 37(2) 2012, p. 12
  • Murmansk Oblast
    • Kovdor Massif
Yakovenchuk, V.N., Ivanyuk, G.Yu., Pakhomovsky, Ya.A., Panikorovskii, T.L., Britvin, S.N., Krivovichev, S.V., Shilovskikh, V.V., Bocharov, V.N. (2018): Kampelite, Ba3Mg1.5Sc4(PO4)6(OH)3·4H2O, a new very complex Ba-Sc phosphate mineral from the Kovdor phoscorite-carbonatite complex (Kola Peninsula, Russia. Mineralogy and Petrology: 112: 111–121
  • Värmland County
    • Filipstad
      • Långban Ore District
        • Långban mine
Strand, U. (2016) Quintinit-2H, ett nytt mineral för Långban. LångbansNytt 22 (1): 21-23
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