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Owensite

Collectors Summary

Color braunschwarz
Streak color schwarz
Hardness (Mohs) 3.5
Crystal System kubisch, Pm3m

Chemism

Chemical formula

(Ba,Pb)6(Cu,Fe,Ni)25S27

Chemical composition

Barium, Blei, Eisen, Kupfer, Nickel, Schwefel

Unit weight: 3313.3252 u; Number of atoms in the formula: 58

Info

Empirical formula:

(Ba0.75Pb0.25)6(Cu0.6Fe0.3Ni0.1)25S27

Element

Symbol

Weight%

Atoms

Atoms%

Atom weight (u)

Sum weight (u)

Sulfur

S

26.13

27

46.55

32.0655000

865.7685000

Iron

Fe

12.64

7.5

12.93

55.8452000

418.8390000

Nickel

Ni

4.43

2.5

4.31

58.6934200

146.7335500

Copper

Cu

28.77

15

25.86

63.5463000

953.1945000

Barium

Ba

18.65

4.5

7.76

137.3277000

617.9746500

Lead

Pb

9.38

1.5

2.59

207.2100000

310.8150000

Strunz 9th edition incl. updates

2.FC.05

2: Sulfide und Sulfosalze (Sulfide, Selenide, Telluride, Arsenide, Antimonide, Bismutide, Sulfarsenite, Sulfantimonite, Sulfbismuthite)
F: Sulfide, Arsenide, Alkaide; Sulfide mit Halogeniden, Oxiden, Hydroxiden (H2O)
C: mit Cl, Br, I (Halide-Sulfide)
05:Djerfisherit-Bartonit-Gruppe

Lapis Classification

II/F.06-030

II: SULFIDE UND SULFOSALZE (Sulfide, Selenide, Telluride, Arsenide, Antimonide, Bismutide)
F: Sulfide mit nichtmetallischem Charakter
6: Alkalisulfide

Classification by Hölzel

2.KB.250

2: SULFIDES
K: Nonmetallic Sulfides, HalideSulfides, etc.
B: With Cl,(Br,I)
2: Djerfisherite-Bartonite-Group

Dana 8th edition

02.15.02.03

02: Sulfide Minerals
15: Sulfides - Including Selenides and Tellurides (Chlorides)
02: Djerfisherite Group

IMA status

Anerkannt von der CNMNC

Mineral status

anerkanntes Mineral

IMA Classification

IMA Classification

Djerfisherite group

Optical Properties

Color

braunschwarz

Streak color

schwarz

Crystallography

Crystal System

kubisch

Class (H-M)

m3m

Space Group number

221

Space Group

Pm3m

Cell parameters a (Å)

10.349

Cell parameters b (Å)

-

Cell parameters c (Å)

-

Cell parameters a/b or c/a

1

Cell parameters c/b

-

Cell parameters α

90°

Cell parameters β

90°

Cell parameters γ

90°

Z

1

Volume (ų)

1108.397

X-Ray Powder Diffraction

3.460(40),
3.281(40),
3.124(20),
2.996(90),
2.378(90),
1.835(100),
1.779(40),
1.728(20)

XRD chart Owensite

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

Crystal Structure 3D

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Physical Properties

Hardness (Mohs)

3.5

VHN (Hardness Vickers)

137 (10g)

Density (g/cm³)

4.78 (berechnet)

4.964 ( ρ calc. Mineralienatlas )

Preface

Author (Name, Year)

Laflamme & Roberts & Criddle & Cabri, 1995

References

Canadian Mineralogist 33 (1995), 665

IMA group assignments


 
 
K6(Fe,Cu,Ni)25S26Cl
kubisch
Pm3m

 
 
(Ba,Pb)6(Cu,Fe,Ni)25S27
kubisch
Pm3m

 
 
(Tl,K)6(Fe,Ni,Cu)25S26Cl
kubisch
 

 
 
(Ba,K)6(Fe,Cu,Ni)25S27
kubisch
Pm3m

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CNMNC (IMA)-Number

IMA 1993-061

CNMNC symbol

Symbol

Owe

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IDs

GUSID (Global unique identifier short form) ZX6xkXtF7ESctlpbTSqZRg
GUID (Global unique identifier) 91B17E65-457B-44EC-9CB6-5A5B4D2A9946
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