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Viteite

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Known synthetic analogue. Unique combination of elements: first known mineral to combine palladium and indium.


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Classification of ViteiteHide

Approved, Pending publication
Approval Year:
2019

Chemical Properties of ViteiteHide

Formula:
Pd5InAs

Crystallography of ViteiteHide

Crystal System:
Tetragonal
Class (H-M):
4/mmm (4/m 2/m 2/m) - Ditetragonal Dipyramidal
Space Group:
P4/mmm
Setting:
P4/mmm
Cell Parameters:
a = 3.99 Å, c = 6.98 Å Å
Ratio:
a:c = 1 : 1.749
Unit Cell V:
111.12 ų (Calculated from Unit Cell)

X-Ray Powder DiffractionHide

Powder Diffraction Data:
d-spacingIntensity
2.614Å(15)
2.328Å(45)
2.193Å(100)
1.993Å(33)
1.409Å(15)
1.313Å(14)
1.251Å(17)
1.186Å(25)
Comments:
From Type Description.

Type Occurrence of ViteiteHide

Place of Conservation of Type Material:
Type material is deposited in the mineralogical collections of the Department of Earth Sciences, Natural History Museum, London SW7 5BD, UK, catalogue number BM 2019,4

Synonyms of ViteiteHide

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 ViteiteHide

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Vymazalová, A., Laufek, F., Grokhovskaya, T.L. and Stanley, C.J. (2019) Viteite, IMA 2019-040. CNMNC Newsletter No. 51; European Journal of Mineralogy, 31, https://doi.org/10.1127/ejm/2019/0031-2894

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Localities for ViteiteHide

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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.
Russia (TL)
 
  • Murmansk Oblast
    • Monche-Tundra
      • Monche tundra intrusion
        • Monchetundra deposit
Vymazalová, A., Laufek, F., Grokhovskaya, T.L. and Stanley, C.J. (2019) Viteite, IMA 2019-040. CNMNC Newsletter No. 51; European Journal of Mineralogy, 31, https://doi.org/10.1127/ejm/2019/0031-2894
 
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