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Petersenite-(Ce)

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Petersenit-(Ce)
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Petersenit-(Ce)
Bildbreite: 3 mm; Fundort Mont Saint-Hilaire, Quebéc, Kanada
Copyright: Stephan Wolfsried; Contribution: Hg
Location: Kanada/Québec, Provinz/Montérégie, Region/La Vallée-du-Richelieu RCM/Mont Saint-Hilaire/Poudrette Quarry (Demix Quarry; Uni-Mix Quarry; Desourdy Quarry)
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Bildbreite: 3 mm; Fundort Mont Saint-Hilaire, Quebéc, Kanada

Copyright: Stephan Wolfsried
Contribution: Hg 2006-12-08
Locality: Poudrette Quarry (Demix Quarry; Uni-Mix Quarry; Desourdy Quarry) / Mont Saint-Hilaire / La Vallée-du-Richelieu RCM / Montérégie, Region / Québec, Provinz / Kanada
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Petersenit-(Ce)
Bildbreite: 3 mm; Fundort: Mont Saint-Hilaire, Quebec, Kanada
Copyright: Stephan Wolfsried; Contribution: JHM
Location: Kanada/Québec, Provinz/Montérégie, Region/La Vallée-du-Richelieu RCM/Mont Saint-Hilaire/Poudrette Quarry (Demix Quarry; Uni-Mix Quarry; Desourdy Quarry)
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Bildbreite: 3 mm; Fundort: Mont Saint-Hilaire, Quebec, Kanada

Copyright: Stephan Wolfsried
Contribution: JHM 2005-10-22
Locality: Poudrette Quarry (Demix Quarry; Uni-Mix Quarry; Desourdy Quarry) / Mont Saint-Hilaire / La Vallée-du-Richelieu RCM / Montérégie, Region / Québec, Provinz / Kanada
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Petersenit-(Ce)
Bildbreite: 2 mm; Fundort: Poudrette quarry, Mont Saint-Hilaire, Rouville Co., Québec, Kanada
Copyright: Stephan Wolfsried; Contribution: Hg
Location: Kanada/Québec, Provinz/Montérégie, Region/La Vallée-du-Richelieu RCM/Mont Saint-Hilaire/Poudrette Quarry (Demix Quarry; Uni-Mix Quarry; Desourdy Quarry)
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Bildbreite: 2 mm; Fundort: Poudrette quarry, Mont Saint-Hilaire, Rouville Co., Québec, Kanada

Copyright: Stephan Wolfsried
Contribution: Hg 2008-09-16
Locality: Poudrette Quarry (Demix Quarry; Uni-Mix Quarry; Desourdy Quarry) / Mont Saint-Hilaire / La Vallée-du-Richelieu RCM / Montérégie, Region / Québec, Provinz / Kanada
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Petersenit-(Ce)
Bildbreite: 4 mm; Fundort: Poudrette quarry, Mont Saint-Hilaire, Rouville Co., Québec, Kanada
Copyright: Stephan Wolfsried; Contribution: Hg
Location: Kanada/Québec, Provinz/Montérégie, Region/La Vallée-du-Richelieu RCM/Mont Saint-Hilaire/Poudrette Quarry (Demix Quarry; Uni-Mix Quarry; Desourdy Quarry)
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Petersenit-(Ce)

Bildbreite: 4 mm; Fundort: Poudrette quarry, Mont Saint-Hilaire, Rouville Co., Québec, Kanada

Copyright: Stephan Wolfsried
Contribution: Hg 2008-09-16
Locality: Poudrette Quarry (Demix Quarry; Uni-Mix Quarry; Desourdy Quarry) / Mont Saint-Hilaire / La Vallée-du-Richelieu RCM / Montérégie, Region / Québec, Provinz / Kanada
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Petersenit-(Ce), Calcioburbankit
1,9 mm langer prismatischer Petersenit-(Ce) mit weißem Calcioburbankit. Fundort: Poudrette quarry, Mont Saint-Hilaire, Rouville Co., Québec, Kanada
Copyright: Jason B. Smith; Contribution: thdun5
Location: Kanada/Québec, Provinz/Montérégie, Region/La Vallée-du-Richelieu RCM/Mont Saint-Hilaire/Poudrette Quarry (Demix Quarry; Uni-Mix Quarry; Desourdy Quarry)
Mineral: Calcioburbankite, Petersenite-(Ce)
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Petersenit-(Ce), Calcioburbankit

1,9 mm langer prismatischer Petersenit-(Ce) mit weißem Calcioburbankit. Fundort: Poudrette quarry, Mont Saint-Hilaire, Rouville Co., Québec, Kanada

Copyright: Jason B. Smith
Contribution: thdun5 2010-06-05
Locality: Poudrette Quarry (Demix Quarry; Uni-Mix Quarry; Desourdy Quarry) / Mont Saint-Hilaire / La Vallée-du-Richelieu RCM / Montérégie, Region / Québec, Provinz / Kanada

Collectors Summary

Color rosagrau, blassgelb
Streak color weiß
Hardness (Mohs) 3
Cleavages keine wahrnehmbar
Fracture muschelig
Solubility +++ Säuren
Crystal System monoklin, P21

Chemism

Chemical formula

(Na,Ca)4(Ce,La,Nd,Sr)2(CO3)5

Chemical composition

Calcium, Cerium, Lanthanum, Natrium, Neodymium, Strontium, Kohlenstoff, Sauerstoff

Unit weight: 684.1747826 u; Number of atoms in the formula: 26

Info

Empirical formula:

(Na0.75Ca0.25)4(Ce0.55La0.3Nd0.1Sr0.05)2(CO3)5

Element

Symbol

Weight%

Atoms

Atoms%

Atom weight (u)

Sum weight (u)

Carbon

C

8.78

5

19.23

12.0107800

60.0539000

Oxygen

O

35.08

15

57.69

15.9994300

239.9914500

Sodium

Na

10.08

3

11.54

22.9897702

68.9693106

Calcium

Ca

5.86

1

3.85

40.0784000

40.0784000

Strontium

Sr

1.28

0.1

0.38

87.6210000

8.7621000

Lanthanum

La

12.18

0.6

2.31

138.9055200

83.3433120

Cerium

Ce

22.53

1.1

4.23

140.1161000

154.1277100

Neodymium

Nd

4.22

0.2

0.77

144.2430000

28.8486000

Analysis wt%

Na2O : 17.38, CaO : 1.32, SrO : 1.70, La2O3 : 14.49, Ce2O3 : 23.66, Pr2O3 : 2.00, Nd2O3 : 5.82, Sm2O3 : 0.60, CO2 : 32.92, Ln2O3 : 46.57 (Ref: Canadian Mineralogist 94)

Strunz 9th edition incl. updates

5.AD.15

5: Carbonate (Carbonate, Nitrate)
A: Carbonate ohne weitere Anionen, ohne H2O
D: Mit Seltenerden(REE)-Elementen
15:Remondit-Gruppe

Lapis Classification

V/B.07-020

V: NITRATE, CARBONATE UND BORATE
B: Wasserfreie Carbonate [CO3] 2-, ohne fremde Anionen
7: Burbankit-Reihe

Classification by Hölzel

5.AC.270

5: CARBONATES NITRATES ARSENITES SULFITES SELENITES TELLURITES IODATES
A: Carbonates (-Anions -Water)
C: Carbonates: orthorhombic or monoclinic
2: Double Carbonates

Dana 8th edition

14.04.05.02

14: Anhydrous Carbonates
04: Anhydrous Carbonates with Compound Formula A+2 B++2 (CO3)4
05: Burbankite Group (Monoclinic)

IMA status

Anerkannt von der CNMNC

Mineral status

anerkanntes Mineral

IMA Classification

IMA Classification

Burbankite group

Optical Properties

Color

rosagrau, blassgelb

Streak color

weiß

max. Birefringence

0.026

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

1.623

RI value β

1.636

RI value γ / ε

1.649

Ri mean

1.636

2V angle

Biaxial (+)- 90°

Crystallography

Crystal System

monoklin

Class (H-M)

2

Space Group number

4

Space Group

P21

Cell parameters a (Å)

20.872

Cell parameters b (Å)

6.367

Cell parameters c (Å)

10.601

Cell parameters a/b or c/a

3.278

Cell parameters c/b

1.665

Cell parameters α

90°

Cell parameters β

120.50

Cell parameters γ

90°

Z

4

Volume (ų)

1213.853

X-Ray Powder Diffraction

9.13(30),
6.84(20),
5.47(20),
5.22(50),
4.13(30),
3.70(40),
3.18(20),
2.607(100)

XRD chart Petersenite-(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)

3

VHN (Hardness Vickers)

83 (ungefähre Angabe abgeleitet aus der Mohshärte)

Density (g/cm³)

3.69 (gemessen)

3.744 ( ρ calc. Mineralienatlas )

Cleavages

keine wahrnehmbar

Fracture

muschelig

Tenacity

sehr spröde

Instability

+++ Säuren

Preface

Name from

Dr. Ole Valdemar Petersen (29.7.1939 - 31.3.2020), Kurator der Mineralogischen Sammlung am Geologischen Museum der Universität Kopenhagen, Dänemark, für seine Arbeiten zur Mineralogie der Alkaligesteine.

Author (Name, Year)

Grice & Van Velthuizen & Gault, 1994

References

Canadian Mineralogist 32 (1994), 405

IMA group assignments

Other languages

German

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Spanish

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French

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English

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Russian

Петерсенит-(Ce)

CNMNC (IMA)-Number

IMA 1992-048

CNMNC symbol

Symbol

Pet-Ce

Locations with GPS information

IDs

GUSID (Global unique identifier short form) nKgajWqTwk-9491T7je_Pw
GUID (Global unique identifier) 8D1AA89C-936A-4FC2-BDE3-DD53EE37BF3F
Database ID 3010