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Andymcdonaldite

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Known synthetic analogue.


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Classification of AndymcdonalditeHide

Approved, Pending publication
Approval Year:
2019

Chemical Properties of AndymcdonalditeHide

Formula:
Fe2TeO6

Crystallography of AndymcdonalditeHide

Crystal System:
Tetragonal
Class (H-M):
4/mmm (4/m 2/m 2/m) - Ditetragonal Dipyramidal
Space Group:
P42/mnm
Setting:
P42/mnm
Cell Parameters:
a = 4.6222(9) Å, c = 9.077(3) Å
Ratio:
a:c = 1 : 1.964
Unit Cell V:
193.93 ų (Calculated from Unit Cell)

X-Ray Powder DiffractionHide

Powder Diffraction Data:
d-spacingWavelengthIntensity
4.538 Å(12)
4.119 Å(35)
3.268 Å(100)
2.652 Å(10)
2.531 Å(58)
2.311 Å(13)
1.707 Å(48)
1.634 Å(14)
Comments:
From Type Description.

Type Occurrence of AndymcdonalditeHide

Place of Conservation of Type Material:
Type material is deposited in the mineralogical collections of the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, 10th St. & Constitution Ave., Washington, DC 20560, USA, catalogue number NMNH 177134

Synonyms of AndymcdonalditeHide

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 AndymcdonalditeHide

Reference List:
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Raudsepp, M., Coolbaugh, M.F., McCormack, J.K., Czech, E. and McMillan, R. (2019) Andymcdonaldite, IMA 2018-141. CNMNC Newsletter No. 49, June 2019, page xxx; Mineralogical Magazine, 83: 323–328.

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Localities for AndymcdonalditeHide

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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.
USA (TL)
 
  • Utah
    • Juab Co.
      • Drum Mts
        • Detroit Mining District (Drum Mining District; Joy Mining District)
Raudsepp, M., Coolbaugh, M.F., McCormack, J.K., Czech, E. and McMillan, R. (2019) Andymcdonaldite, IMA 2018-141. CNMNC Newsletter No. 49, June 2019, page xxx; Mineralogical Magazine, 83, 323–328.
 
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