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Hocartite

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Huangshaping,Guiyang, Chenzhou, Hunan, China. BB 6 mm
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Huangshaping,Guiyang, Chenzhou, Hunan, China. BB 6 mm

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Bildbreite: 4 mm; Fundort: Oploca Mine, Pirquitas Ag-Sn-Lagerstätte, Rinconada Department, Provinz Jujuy, Argentinien
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Bildbreite: 1,5 mm; Fundort: Pirquitas Ag-Sn-Lagerstätte, Rinconada Department, Provinz Jujuy, Argentinien

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Collectors Summary

Color bräunlich grau
Lustre Metallglanz
Hardness (Mohs) 4.25
Crystal System tetragonal, I42m

Chemism

Chemical formula

Ag2FeSnS4

Chemical composition

Eisen, Silber, Zinn, Schwefel

Unit weight: 518.55434 u; Number of atoms in the formula: 8

Info

Empirical formula:

Ag2FeSnS4

Element

Symbol

Weight%

Atoms

Atoms%

Atom weight (u)

Sum weight (u)

Sulfur

S

24.73

4

50.00

32.0655000

128.2620000

Iron

Fe

10.77

1

12.50

55.8452000

55.8452000

Silver

Ag

41.60

2

25.00

107.8682200

215.7364400

Tin

Sn

22.89

1

12.50

118.7107000

118.7107000

Analysis wt%

Ø Sn : 26.30, Ag : 36.00, Cu : 1.80, Fe : 7.60, Zn : 4.10, S : 26.60 (Ref: Bulletin de Mineralogie 68)

Strunz 9th edition incl. updates

2.CB.15

2: Sulfide und Sulfosalze (Sulfide, Selenide, Telluride, Arsenide, Antimonide, Bismutide, Sulfarsenite, Sulfantimonite, Sulfbismuthite)
C: Metallsulfide, M : S = 1 : 1 (und ähnliche)
B: mit Zink (Zn), Eisen (Fe), Kupfer (Cu), Silber (Ag), usw.
15:Stannit-Gruppe

Lapis Classification

II/C.06-110

II: SULFIDE UND SULFOSALZE (Sulfide, Selenide, Telluride, Arsenide, Antimonide, Bismutide)
C: Sulfide mit Metall : S,Se,Te ~ 1:1
6: Stannit-Gruppe

Classification by Hölzel

2.CB.350

2: SULFIDES
C: Sulfides (etc) with Me/S=1/1
B: With Zn,Cu (etc), Coordination Number ~[4] Framework of Cornersharing Tetrahedra: Sphalerite-Germanite-Family
3: Stannite-Group

Hey's Chemical Index of Minerals

06.01.16

06: Sulphosalts - Sulphostannates, Sulphogermanates,Sulpharsenates, Sulphantimonates, Sulphovanadates and Sulphohalides
01: Sulphostannates and other sulfides containing Sn

Dana 8th edition

02.09.02.06

02: Sulfide Minerals
09: Sulfides - Including Selenides and Tellurides where Am Bn Xp, with (m+n):p=1:1
02: Stannite Group (Tetragonal: I-42m) A2BCS type

IMA status

anerkannt

Mineral status

anerkanntes Mineral

IMA Classification

IMA Classification

Stannite group

Optical Properties

Color

bräunlich grau

Diaphaneity (Transparency)

opak

Lustre

Metallglanz

Crystallography

Crystal System

tetragonal

Class (H-M)

42m

Space Group number

121

Space Group

I42m

Cell parameters a (Å)

5.74

Cell parameters b (Å)

-

Cell parameters c (Å)

10.96

Cell parameters a/b or c/a

1.909

Cell parameters c/b

-

Cell parameters α

90°

Cell parameters β

90°

Cell parameters γ

90°

Z

2

Volume (ų)

361.106

X-Ray Powder Diffraction

3.26(100),
2.87(40),
2.74(30),
2.03(50),
1.98(80),
1.72(70),
1.666(30),
1.287(30)

XRD chart Hocartite

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)

4.25

VHN (Hardness Vickers)

222 (25g)

Density (g/cm³)

4.77

4.769 ( ρ calc. Mineralienatlas )

(Co-)Type locality

(Co-)Type locality

Bolivien/Potosi, Departamento/Sur Chichas (Sud Chichas), Provinz/Atocha/Chocaya Mine

Type material

Bolivien - Potosí Dep.? - Chocaya - Sn Mine von Tacama (auch gefunden in den bolivianischen Minen Hocaya und Colquechaca)
-Frankreich: ENSM-Paris - Type: HT: (don. P Picot, 1970)
-Frankreich: MHN-Paris - Type: T:

Frankreich - Auvergne - Cantal dép. - Fournial (Sn-Ag-Mineralisation)
-Frankreich: ENSM-Paris - Type: HT: from France or Bolivia?
-Frankreich: MHN-Paris - Type: T:

Preface

Author (Name, Year)

Caye & Laurent & Picot & Pierrot & Lévy, 1968

References

Strunz Mineralogical Tables 9. Edition.

Caye R, Laurent Y, Picot P, Pierrot R, Levy C: Bull.Soc.fr.Min.Crist.(1968) 91, 383-387

American Mineralogist: 54, 573 (abs. ref. 1).

IMA group assignments

Other languages

German

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Spanish

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French

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English

Hocartite

Russian

Окартит

Simplified Chinese

银黄锡矿

Alternative Name

Okartite

CNMNC (IMA)-Number

IMA 1967-046

CNMNC symbol

Symbol

Hoc

Locations with GPS information

IDs

GUSID (Global unique identifier short form) 40xXj86C0UCMK3PQNCfevw
GUID (Global unique identifier) 8F574CE3-82CE-40D1-8C2B-73D03427DEBF
Database ID 1609