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Glaucocerinite

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Glaukokerinit
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Glaukokerinit (SNr: A003528)

vom Bergbaurevier Kamariza bei Laurion, Attika, Griechenland; kugelige blaugrüne Kristalle; BB = 9.0 mm

Collection: Lithothek der Münchener Micromounter
Copyright: Hannes Osterhammer
Contribution: Münchener Micromounter 2017-03-04
Locality: Kamariza / Lavrion (Laurion), Bergbaudistrikt / Attika (Attikí, Attica) / Griechenland
Glaukokerinit
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Glaukokerinit

Grünlich-blaues Glaukokerinit-Aggregat, 2 cm Bildbreite; Fundort: Kamariza, Lavrion, Griechenland

Copyright: JHM
Contribution: Mineralienatlas 2005-04-24
Locality: Kamariza / Lavrion (Laurion), Bergbaudistrikt / Attika (Attikí, Attica) / Griechenland
Glaukokerinit
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Glaukokerinit

Serpieri, Kamariza, Laurion (Lavrion), Attika, Griechenland. Bildbreite 20 mm

Collection: Ulrich Baumgärtl
Copyright: Ulrich Baumgärtl
Contribution: Ulrich Baumgärtl 2014-03-07
Locality: Serpieri Mine / Kamariza / Lavrion (Laurion), Bergbaudistrikt / Attika (Attikí, Attica) / Griechenland
Glaukokerinit
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Glaukokerinit

Stufengröße: 5 x 4 cm; Fundort:Kamariza, Lavrion, Griechenland

Copyright: JHM
Contribution: JHM 2005-11-20
Locality: Kamariza / Lavrion (Laurion), Bergbaudistrikt / Attika (Attikí, Attica) / Griechenland
Glaukokerinit
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Glaukokerinit

Bildbreite: 15 mm; Fundort: Jean Baptist Mine, Kamariza, Lavrion, Griechenland

Copyright: Fritz Schreiber
Contribution: Hg 2007-05-06
Locality: Jean Baptist Mine / Kamariza / Lavrion (Laurion), Bergbaudistrikt / Attika (Attikí, Attica) / Griechenland
Glaucocerinit
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Glaucocerinit

Größe: 90x60 mm; Fundort: Hilarion-Stollen, Kamariza, Lavrion, Attika, Griechenland

Copyright: Paul Bongaerts
Contribution: slugslayer 2010-01-21
Locality: Hilarion Mine (Hilarion-Stollen, Mine Nr. 50) / Kamariza / Lavrion (Laurion), Bergbaudistrikt / Attika (Attikí, Attica) / Griechenland

Collectors Summary

Color weiß, himmelblau, grau, grünlich, bräunlich
Streak color bläulichweiß
Hardness (Mohs) 1
Cleavages {???} vollkommen
Solubility +++ Säuren
Crystal System hexagonal,

Chemism

Chem­ical formula

(Zn1-xAlx)(SO4)x/2(OH)2·nH2O {x<0.5}{n>3x/2}

Empir­ical formula (anal­y­sis)

(Zn0.6Al0.4)(SO4)0.2(OH)2·1.2H2O

Chem­ical com­po­si­tion

Aluminium, Zink, Sauerstoff, Schwefel, Wasserstoff

Unit weight: 124.88404208 u; Number of atoms in the formula: 9.6

Info

Empirical formula:

(Zn0.6Al0.4)(SO4)0.2(OH)2·1.2H2O

Element

Symbol

Weight%

Atoms

Atoms%

Atom weight (u)

Sum weight (u)

Hydrogen

H

3.55

4.4

45.83

1.0079470

4.4349668

Oxygen

O

51.25

4

41.67

15.9994300

63.9977200

Aluminium

Al

8.64

0.4

4.17

26.9815382

10.7926153

Sulfur

S

5.14

0.2

2.08

32.0655000

6.4131000

Zinc

Zn

31.43

0.6

6.25

65.4094000

39.2456400

Anal­y­sis wt%

CuO : 11.60, ZnO : 28.70, Al2O3 : 15.40, SO3 : 11.80, H2O : 30.90 (Ref: Mineralogical Magazine 85)

Strunz 9th edi­tion incl. updates

7.DD.35

7: Sulfate (Selenate, Tellurate, Chromate, Molybdate, Wolframate)
D: Sulfate (Selenate, etc.) mit weitere Anionen, mit H2O
D: mit mittelgroßen Kationen; Lagen von kantenverknüpften Oktaedern
35:Woodwardit-Gruppe

Lapis Clas­sifica­tion

VI/D.08-110

VI: SULFATE, CHROMATE, MOLYBDATE UND WOLFRAMATE
D: Wasserhaltige Sulfate, mit fremden Anionen
8: Mittelgroße Kationen

Clas­sifica­tion by Hölzel

7.DD.230

7: SULFATES CHROMATES MOLYBDATES WOLFRAMATES
D: Sulfates (+Anions +Water)
D: Sulfate-Hydrotalcites

IMA sta­tus

Erstbeschreibung vor CNMNC-Gründung (1959), als Mineral meist anerkannt

Min­eral sta­tus

anerkanntes Mineral

IMA Classification

IMA Clas­sifica­tion

Hydrotalcite Supergroup  ⇒ Glaucocerinite Group

Optical Properties

Color

weiß, himmelblau, grau, grünlich, bräunlich

Streak color

bläulichweiß

Diaphane­ity (Trans­parency)

transparent

max. Birefrin­gence

0.022

Birefringence chart\! Glaucocerinite title=Birefringence chart Glaucocerinite

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

1.540

RI value β

1.554

RI value γ / ε

1.562

Ri mean

1.547

2V angle

Biaxial (-) 60°~

Crystallography

Crystal Sys­tem

hexagonal

Cell param­e­ters a (Å)

3.070

Cell param­e­ters b (Å)

-

Cell param­e­ters c (Å)

32.65

Cell param­e­ters a/b or c/a

10.635

Cell param­e­ters c/b

-

Cell param­e­ters α

90°

Cell param­e­ters β

90°

Cell param­e­ters γ

120°

Z

3

Volumne (ų)

266.496

X-Ray Pow­der Diffrac­tion

10.9(100),
5.45(90),
3.63(80),
2.62(60),
2.46(60),
2.231(50),
1.981(50),
1.535(40)

XRD chart Glaucocerinite

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

Crystals 3D

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Physical Properties

Hard­ness (Mohs)

1

Density (g/cm³)

2.4

2.334 ( ρ calc. Mineralienatlas )

Cleav­ages

{???} vollkommen

Insta­bil­ity

+++ Säuren

Preface

Name from

Aus dem griechischen γλαυκός für "himmelsblau" und κήρινος für "Wachs ähnlich", eine Anspielung auf die Erscheinung.

Author (Name, Year)

Dittler & Koechlin, 1932

References

Mineralogical Magazine 49 (1985), 583

IMA group assignments



 
 
 
(Ni,Al)9(SO4)2(OH)18·10H2O
hexagonal
 

 
 
 
(Zn1-xAlx)(SO4)x/2(OH)2·nH2O {x<0.5}{n>3x/2}
hexagonal
 

 
 
 
(Ni1-x Fe3+x)(SO4)x/2(OH)2·nH2O {x < 0.5} {n > 3x/2}
hexagonal
 

 
 
 
(Mg,Ni)11(Fe3+,Cr,Al)3(OH)24(SO4,CO3)3.5·11H2O
hexagonal
 

 
 
 
Zn6Al6(SO4)2(OH)26·5H2O
 
 

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Related minerals "Strunz Classification" (9. Edition) [Mineral | Chemical formula | Crystal system : Class (H-M) : Space Group | Indenture number]

Shigaite

NaMn62+Al3[(OH)18|(SO4)2]·12H2O

trigonal : 3 : R3

7.DD.35

Honessite

(Ni1-xFe3+x)(SO4)x/2(OH)2·nH2O {x<0.5}{n<3x/2}

7.DD.35

Carrboydite

(Ni,Al)9(SO4)2(OH)18·10H2O

7.DD.35

Wermlandite

(Ca,Mg)Mg7(Al,Fe3+)2(SO4)2(OH)18·12H2O

trigonal : 3m : P3c1

7.DD.35

Woodwardite

(Cu0.75Al0.25)(SO4)0.125(OH)2·0.3H2O

7.DD.35

Motukoreaite

Mg6Al3(OH)18[Na(H2O)6](SO4)2·6H2O

trigonal : 3m : R3m

7.DD.35

Nikischerite

NaFe62+Al3[(OH)18|(SO4)2]·12H2O

trigonal : 3 : R3

7.DD.35

Mountkeithite

(Mg,Ni)11(Fe3+,Cr,Al)3(OH)24(SO4,CO3)3.5·11H2O

7.DD.35

'Zincaluminite'

Zn6Al6(SO4)2(OH)26·5H2O

7.DD.35

Glaucocerinite

(Zn1-xAlx)(SO4)x/2(OH)2·nH2O {x<0.5}{n>3x/2}

7.DD.35

Hydrohonessite

(Ni1-x Fe3+x)(SO4)x/2(OH)2·nH2O {x < 0.5} {n > 3x/2}

7.DD.35

Hydrowoodwardite

(Cu1-xAlx)(SO4)x/2(OH)2·nH2O {x<0.5}{n>3x/2}

trigonal : 3m : R3m

7.DD.35

'Zincowoodwardite'

7.DD.35

'Natroglaucocerinite'

NaZn5Al3[(OH)16|(SO4)2]·6H2O

trigonal : 3 : P3

7.DD.35

Zincowoodwardit-1R

[Zn1-xAlx(OH)2][(SO4)x/2·nH2O] {x = 0.32-0.50}

7.DD.35

'Zincowoodwardite-3R'

[Zn1-xAlx(OH)2][(SO4)x/2·nH2O {x=0.32-0.50}

trigonal : 3 : R3

7.DD.35

Related minerals "Lapis Classification" [Mineral | Chemical formula | Crystal system : Class (H-M) : Space Group | Indenture number]

Bechererite

Zn7Cu[(OH)13|SiO(OH)3|SO4]

trigonal : 3, 3 : P3, P3

VI/D.08-005

Spangolite

Cu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl·3H2O

trigonal : 3m : P31c

VI/D.08-010

Cyanotrichite

Cu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12·2H2O

monoklin : 2/m : C2/m

VI/D.08-020

Carbonatecyanotrichite

Cu42+Al2(CO3,SO4)(OH)12·2H2O

VI/D.08-030

Camérolaite

Cu4Al2[HSbO4,SO4]OH10(CO3)·2H2O

monoklin : 2, 2/m : P21, P21/m

VI/D.08-035

Woodwardite

(Cu0.75Al0.25)(SO4)0.125(OH)2·0.3H2O

VI/D.08-040

Hydrowoodwardite

(Cu1-xAlx)(SO4)x/2(OH)2·nH2O {x<0.5}{n>3x/2}

trigonal : 3m : R3m

VI/D.08-042

'Zincowoodwardite'

VI/D.08-045

Chalcoalumite

CuAl4(SO4)(OH)12·3H2O

monoklin : 2 : P21

VI/D.08-050

Kyrgyzstanite

ZnAl4(SO4)(OH)12·3H2O

VI/D.08-055

'Nickelalumite'

(Ni,Cu)Al4[(SO4),(NO3)2](OH)12·3H2O

monoklin : 2/m : P21/n

VI/D.08-060

Mbobomkulite

(Ni,Cu)Al4[(NO3)2,(SO4)](OH)12·3H2O

VI/D.08-070

Hydrombobomkulite

(Ni,Cu)Al4[(NO3)2,(SO4)](OH)12·13-14H2O

VI/D.08-080

Carrboydite

(Ni,Al)9(SO4)2(OH)18·10H2O

VI/D.08-090

'Zincaluminite'

Zn6Al6(SO4)2(OH)26·5H2O

VI/D.08-100

Glaucocerinite

(Zn1-xAlx)(SO4)x/2(OH)2·nH2O {x<0.5}{n>3x/2}

VI/D.08-110

Related minerals "Hoelzel Classification" [Mineral | Chemical formula : Crystal system : Class (H-M) | Space Group | Indenture number]

Spangolite

Cu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl·3H2O

trigonal : 3m : P31c

7.DD.200

Bechererite

Zn7Cu[(OH)13|SiO(OH)3|SO4]

trigonal : 3, 3 : P3, P3

7.DD.210

Glaucocerinite

(Zn1-xAlx)(SO4)x/2(OH)2·nH2O {x<0.5}{n>3x/2}

7.DD.230

Hydrowoodwardite

(Cu1-xAlx)(SO4)x/2(OH)2·nH2O {x<0.5}{n>3x/2}

trigonal : 3m : R3m

7.DD.235

'Natroglaucocerinite'

NaZn5Al3[(OH)16|(SO4)2]·6H2O

trigonal : 3 : P3

7.DD.240

Zincowoodwardit-1R

[Zn1-xAlx(OH)2][(SO4)x/2·nH2O] {x = 0.32-0.50}

7.DD.250

'Zincowoodwardite-3R'

[Zn1-xAlx(OH)2][(SO4)x/2·nH2O {x=0.32-0.50}

trigonal : 3 : R3

7.DD.255

Shigaite

NaMn62+Al3[(OH)18|(SO4)2]·12H2O

trigonal : 3 : R3

7.DD.270

Nikischerite

NaFe62+Al3[(OH)18|(SO4)2]·12H2O

trigonal : 3 : R3

7.DD.275

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