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Cerite-(Ce)

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Cerit-(Ce)
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Cerit-(Ce)
Größe: 0,25 mm; Fundort: Montoso Mine, Bagnolo, Piemont, Italien
Copyright: Matteo Chinellato; Contribution: Hg
Collection: Domenico Preite
Location: Italien/Piemont (Piemonte), Region/Cuneo, Provinz/Bagnolo Piemonte/Ortieul/Cave di Montoso
Mineral: Cerite-(Ce)
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Cerit-(Ce)

Größe: 0,25 mm; Fundort: Montoso Mine, Bagnolo, Piemont, Italien

Collection: Domenico Preite
Copyright: Matteo Chinellato
Contribution: Hg 2011-08-28
Locality: Cave di Montoso / Ortieul / Bagnolo Piemonte / Cuneo, Provinz / Piemont (Piemonte), Region / Italien
Cerit-(Ce)
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Cerit-(Ce)
Rötlich und Allanit, schwarz. Bastnäs, Riddarhyttan, Västmansland, Schweden. 3x4cm
Copyright: Doc Diether; Contribution: Doc Diether
Collection: Doc Diether
Location: Schweden/Västmanlands, Provinz/Skinnskatteberg/Riddarhyttan/Bastnäs
Mineral: Cerite-(Ce)
Image: 1217346698
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Cerit-(Ce)

Rötlich und Allanit, schwarz. Bastnäs, Riddarhyttan, Västmansland, Schweden. 3x4cm

Collection: Doc Diether
Copyright: Doc Diether
Contribution: Doc Diether 2008-07-29
Locality: Bastnäs / Riddarhyttan / Skinnskatteberg / Västmanlands, Provinz / Schweden
Cerit-(Ce) (rosa) mit Fergusonit-(Y) (braun)
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Cerit-(Ce) (rosa) mit Fergusonit-(Y) (braun)
und Chevkinit (schwarz); Bildbreite: 4 mm; Fundort: Tsakhirin Khuduk Y-Zr-Nb-Lagerstätte, Khaldzan-Buragtag-Massiv, Altai-Hochgebirge, Chowd-Aimag, Mongolei
Copyright: Pavel M. Kartashov; Contribution: slugslayer
Location: Mongolei/Chowd, Aimag/Altai-Hochgebirge/Khaldzan-Buragtag-Massiv/Tsakhirin Khuduk Y-Zr-Nb-Lagerstätte
Mineral: Cerite-(Ce), Fergusonite-(Y)
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Cerit-(Ce) (rosa) mit Fergusonit-(Y) (braun)

und Chevkinit (schwarz); Bildbreite: 4 mm; Fundort: Tsakhirin Khuduk Y-Zr-Nb-Lagerstätte, Khaldzan-Buragtag-Massiv, Altai-Hochgebirge, Chowd-Aimag, Mongolei

Copyright: Pavel M. Kartashov
Contribution: slugslayer 2009-05-01
Locality: Tsakhirin Khuduk Y-Zr-Nb-Lagerstätte / Khaldzan-Buragtag-Massiv / Altai-Hochgebirge / Chowd, Aimag / Mongolei
Cerit-(Ce) (rosa) mit Chevkinit-(Ce) (schwarz)
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Cerit-(Ce) (rosa) mit Chevkinit-(Ce) (schwarz)
Bildbreite: 4 mm; Fundort: Tsakhirin Khuduk Y-Zr-Nb-Lagerstätte, Khaldzan-Buragtag-Massiv, Altai-Hochgebirge, Chowd-Aimag, Mongolei
Copyright: Pavel M. Kartashov; Contribution: slugslayer
Location: Mongolei/Chowd, Aimag/Altai-Hochgebirge/Khaldzan-Buragtag-Massiv/Tsakhirin Khuduk Y-Zr-Nb-Lagerstätte
Mineral: Cerite-(Ce), Chevkinite-(Ce)
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Cerit-(Ce) (rosa) mit Chevkinit-(Ce) (schwarz)

Bildbreite: 4 mm; Fundort: Tsakhirin Khuduk Y-Zr-Nb-Lagerstätte, Khaldzan-Buragtag-Massiv, Altai-Hochgebirge, Chowd-Aimag, Mongolei

Copyright: Pavel M. Kartashov
Contribution: slugslayer 2009-05-01
Locality: Tsakhirin Khuduk Y-Zr-Nb-Lagerstätte / Khaldzan-Buragtag-Massiv / Altai-Hochgebirge / Chowd, Aimag / Mongolei
Cerit-(Ce)
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Cerit-(Ce)
Bildbreite: 2 mm, Fundort: Montoso Mine, Bagnolo, Piemont, Italien
Copyright: Luigi Chiappino; Contribution: thdun5
Location: Italien/Piemont (Piemonte), Region/Cuneo, Provinz/Bagnolo Piemonte/Ortieul/Cave di Montoso
Mineral: Cerite-(Ce)
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Cerit-(Ce)

Bildbreite: 2 mm, Fundort: Montoso Mine, Bagnolo, Piemont, Italien

Copyright: Luigi Chiappino
Contribution: thdun5 2010-08-20
Locality: Cave di Montoso / Ortieul / Bagnolo Piemonte / Cuneo, Provinz / Piemont (Piemonte), Region / Italien
Cerit-(Ce)
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Cerit-(Ce)
roter Cerit-(Ce) in rosafarbenen Lanthanit-(La); Bastnäs, Riddarhyttan, Skinnskatteberg, Schweden; Bildbreite: 5 mm
Copyright: chribiedav; Contribution: chribiedav
Collection: chribiedav
Location: Schweden/Västmanlands, Provinz/Skinnskatteberg/Riddarhyttan/Bastnäs
Mineral: Cerite-(Ce)
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Cerit-(Ce)

roter Cerit-(Ce) in rosafarbenen Lanthanit-(La); Bastnäs, Riddarhyttan, Skinnskatteberg, Schweden; Bildbreite: 5 mm

Collection: chribiedav
Copyright: chribiedav
Contribution: chribiedav 2013-12-30
Locality: Bastnäs / Riddarhyttan / Skinnskatteberg / Västmanlands, Provinz / Schweden

Collectors Summary

Color braun, Clove braun, kirschrot rot, grau
Hardness (Mohs) 5.5
Solubility ++ Säuren
Crystal System trigonal, R3c

Chemism

Chemical formula

(Ce,La,Ca)9(Fe3+,Mg)[(OH)3|SiO3(OH)|(SiO4)6]

Chemical composition

Calcium, Cerium, Eisen, Lanthanum, Magnesium, Silicium, Sauerstoff, Wasserstoff

Unit weight: 1912.315397 u; Number of atoms in the formula: 52

Info

Empirical formula:

(Ce0.6La0.3Ca0.1)9(Fe0.75Mg0.25)[(OH)3SiO3(OH)(SiO4)6]

Element

Symbol

Weight%

Atoms

Atoms%

Atom weight (u)

Sum weight (u)

Hydrogen

H

0.21

4

7.69

1.0079470

4.0317880

Oxygen

O

25.94

31

59.62

15.9994300

495.9823300

Magnesium

Mg

0.32

0.25

0.48

24.3050600

6.0762650

Silicon

Si

10.28

7

13.46

28.0855300

196.5987100

Calcium

Ca

1.89

0.9

1.73

40.0784000

36.0705600

Iron

Fe

2.19

0.75

1.44

55.8452000

41.8839000

Lanthanum

La

19.61

2.7

5.19

138.9055200

375.0449040

Cerium

Ce

39.57

5.4

10.38

140.1161000

756.6269400

Strunz 9th edition incl. updates

9.AG.20

9: Silikate (Germanate)
A: Inselsilikate (Nesosilikate)
G: Insel(Neso)silikate mit zusätzlichem Anionen; Kationen in meist [6] und > [6] Koordination
20:

Lapis Classification

VIII/B.19-040

VIII: SILIKATE
B: Inselsilikate mit tetraederfremden Anionen
19: Kationen mit Koordinationszahlen zwischen [8] und [12]

Classification by Hölzel

9.AI.530

9: SILICATES
A: Nesosilicates
I: Nesosilicates with OH
5: With REE's

Dana 8th edition

52.04.06.01

52: Nesosilicates Nesosilicate Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O
04: Nesosilicates Nesosilicate Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or > [6] coordination
06: Cerite Group

IMA status

Ehemals anerkannt von der CNMNC

Mineral status

anerkanntes Mineral

IMA Classification

IMA Classification

Cerite supergroup  ⇒ Cerite group

Optical Properties

Color

braun, Clove braun, kirschrot rot, grau

Diaphaneity (Transparency)

teilweise durchscheinend bis opak

max. Birefringence

0.015

Birefringence chart\! Cerite-(Ce) title=Birefringence chart Cerite-(Ce)

Michel-Levy Color Chart viewed according to the maximum birefringence (at 30μm). Mineral color is not taken into account. Click on the image to enlarge or change thickness.

RI value α / ω / n

1.810

RI value γ / ε

1.825

Ri mean

1.815

2V angle

Uniaxial (+)

Crystallography

Crystal System

trigonal

Class (H-M)

3m

Space Group number

161

Space Group

R3c

Cell parameters a (Å)

10.779

Cell parameters b (Å)

-

Cell parameters c (Å)

38.061

Cell parameters a/b or c/a

3.531

Cell parameters c/b

-

Z

6

Volumne (ų)

3829.727

X-Ray Powder Diffraction

3.47(40),
3.11(30),
2.95(100),
2.83(40),
2.80(30),
2.69(40),
2.22(20),
1.954(50)

XRD chart Cerite-(Ce)

Calculated from d-spacing and intensity at 0.1541838 nm (Cu)

Crystals 3D

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Crystal Structure 3D

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Physical Properties

Hardness (Mohs)

5.5

VHN (Hardness Vickers)

530 (ungefähre Angabe abgeleitet aus der Mohshärte)

Density (g/cm³)

4.86

4.975 ( ρ calc. Mineralienatlas )

Instability

++ Säuren

Preface

Author (Name, Year)

Hisinger & Berzelius, 1804

References

Handbook of Mineralogy (Anthony et al.), 2 (1995), 123

Daniel Atencio, Andrezza de Almeida Azzi: Cerite: a new supergroup of minerals and cerite-(La) renamed ferricerite-(La). Mineralogical Magazine Vol. 84, Nr. 6 (2020) S. 928-931.

IMA group assignments


 
 
 
 
 

 
 
 
(Ce,REE,Ca)9(Al,Fe3+)(SiO4)3[SiO3(OH)]4(OH)3
trigonal
R3c

 
 
 
(Ce,La,Ca)9(Fe3+,Mg)[(OH)3|SiO3(OH)|(SiO4)6]
trigonal
R3c

 
 
 
(La,Ce,Ca)9Fe3+(SiO4)3(SiO3OH)4(OH)3
trigonal
R3c

 
 
 
(Ce3+7Ca2)Σ9Mg(SiO4)3[SiO3(OH)]4F3
trigonal
R3c

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German

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Spanish

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English

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French

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Russian

Церит-(Ce)

Traditional Chinese

矽鈰石

Simplified Chinese

硅铈石

Alternative Name

Ccrite

German

Cererit

Cerit

Cerita

Cerite

Cécérit

Italian

Cécérita

Cécérita

Cécérite

Kieselcerit

Traditional Chinese

鈰矽石

Simplified Chinese

铈硅石

CNMNC symbol

Symbol

Crt-Ce

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