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Renierite

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Renierit
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Renierit

Kristallgröße: 2,3 mm, Fundort: Miniera San Giovanni, Carbonia-Iglesias, Sardinien, Italien

Copyright: Enrico Bonacina
Contribution: thdun5 2010-11-04
Locality: Miniera San Giovanni / Punta Della Torre / Iglesias / Sud Sardegna, Provinz / Sardinien (Sardegna), Region / Italien
Renierit
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Renierit

Größe: 34x24x17 mm; Fundort: Tsumeb Mine, Namibia

Copyright: Rob Lavinsky
Contribution: slugslayer 2009-12-03
Locality: Tsumeb Mine / Tsumeb / Oshikoto (Otjikoto), Region / Namibia
Renierit mit Chalkopyrit
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Renierit mit Chalkopyrit

Größe: 70x60x35 mm; Fundort: Kipushi Mine, Shaba, Kongo

Copyright: Jean-Francois Carpentier
Contribution: slugslayer 2009-12-03
Locality: Kipushi Mine / Kipushi / Ober-Katanga (Haut-Katanga), Distrikt / Katanga (Shaba), Provinz / Demokratische Republik Kongo
Renierit
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Renierit

Größe: 45x30 mm; Fundort: Kipushi, Provinz Katanga, Demokratische Republik Kongo

Copyright: Paul Bongaerts
Contribution: slugslayer 2010-01-22
Locality: Kipushi Mine / Kipushi / Ober-Katanga (Haut-Katanga), Distrikt / Katanga (Shaba), Provinz / Demokratische Republik Kongo
Renierit
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Renierit (SNr: A001963)

Derb bunt Angelaufen, BB = 28 mm, Fundort: Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia

Collection: Lithothek der Münchener Micromounter
Copyright: Bebo
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Locality: Tsumeb Mine / Tsumeb / Oshikoto (Otjikoto), Region / Namibia
Renierit
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Renierit

Renierit mit weiteren eingeschlossenen Phasen. Hier werden häufig Briartit und Gallit genannt. Dies ist bei diesem Stück jedoch nicht analytisch geklärt. Kipushi Mine, Katanga, DR Kongo. Stufenbrei...

Collection: Jan Hartmann
Copyright: Jan Hartmann
Contribution: Alcest 2016-10-04
Locality: Kipushi Mine / Kipushi / Ober-Katanga (Haut-Katanga), Distrikt / Katanga (Shaba), Provinz / Demokratische Republik Kongo

Collectors Summary

Color orange braun
Streak color schwärzlich grau
Hardness (Mohs) 4.75
Crystal System tetragonal, P42c

Chemism

Chem­ical formula

(Cu,Zn)11(Ge,As)2Fe4S16

Addi­tional chem. informa­tion

alle Glieder der Mischungsreihe Cu10(Zn1-xCu)Ge2-xAsxFe4S16 (x = 0-1) werden als Renierit geführt

Chem­ical com­po­si­tion

Arsen, Eisen, Germanium, Kupfer, Zink, Schwefel

Unit weight: 1586.983926 u; Number of atoms in the formula: 33

Info

Empirical formula:

(Cu0.75Zn0.25)11(Ge0.75As0.25)2Fe4S16

Element

Symbol

Weight%

Atoms

Atoms%

Atom weight (u)

Sum weight (u)

Sulfur

S

32.33

16

48.48

32.0655000

513.0480000

Iron

Fe

14.08

4

12.12

55.8452000

223.3808000

Copper

Cu

33.03

8.25

25.00

63.5463000

524.2569750

Zinc

Zn

11.33

2.75

8.33

65.4094000

179.8758500

Germanium

Ge

6.87

1.5

4.55

72.6410000

108.9615000

Arsenic

As

2.36

0.5

1.52

74.9216020

37.4608010

Anal­y­sis wt%

Ø Cu : 41.80, Fe : 12.60, Zn : 2.20, Ge : 7.30, As : 2.30, Ga : 0.90, S : 32.30 (Ref: Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, (Monatshefte) 69)

Strunz 9th edi­tion incl. updates

2.CB.35

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.
35:Hemusit-Gruppe

Lapis Clas­sifica­tion

II/C.10-010

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

Clas­sifica­tion by Hölzel

2.CB.550

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
5: Germanite-Colusite-Mawsonite-Group

Dana 8th edi­tion

02.09.04.01

02: Sulfide Minerals
09: Sulfides - Including Selenides and Tellurides where Am Bn Xp, with (m+n):p=1:1
04: Germanite Group

IMA sta­tus

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

Min­eral sta­tus

anerkanntes Mineral

Optical Properties

Color

orange braun

Streak color

schwärzlich grau

Diaphane­ity (Trans­parency)

opak

Crystallography

Crystal Sys­tem

tetragonal

Class (H-M)

42m

Space Group number

112

Space Group

P42c

Cell param­e­ters a (Å)

10.6226(5)

Cell param­e­ters b (Å)

-

Cell param­e­ters c (Å)

10.5506(8)

Cell param­e­ters a/b or c/a

0.993

Cell param­e­ters c/b

-

Cell param­e­ters α

90°

Cell param­e­ters β

90°

Cell param­e­ters γ

90°

Z

2

Volumne (ų)

1190.526

X-Ray Pow­der Diffrac­tion

3.059(100),
2.657(50),
2.638(50),
1.878(80),
1.871(100),
1.600(50),
1.593(50),
1.083(80)

XRD chart Renierite

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)

4.75

VHN (Hard­ness Vick­ers)

351 (25g)

Density (g/cm³)

4.38

4.427 ( ρ calc. Mineralienatlas )

Preface

Author (Name, Year)

Vaes, 1948

References

Handbook of Mineralogy (Anthony et al.), 1 (1990), 438

Bernstein, L.R. (1986) Renierite, Cu10ZnGe2Fe4S16-Cu11GeAsFe4S16: a coupled solid solution series. American Mineralogist, 71, 210-221

Bernstein, L.R., Reichel, D.G., Merlino, S. (1989): Renierite crystal structure refined from Rietveld analysis of powder neutron-diffraction data. American Mineralogist, 74, pp. 1177-1181

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

Hemusite

Cu1+4Cu2+2SnMoS8

2.CB.35

Renierite

(Cu,Zn)11(Ge,As)2Fe4S16

tetragonal : 42m : P42c

2.CB.35

Polkovicite

(Fe,Pb)3(Ge,Fe)1-xS4

2.CB.35

Vinciennite

Cu10Fe4Sn(As,Sb)S16

2.CB.35

Catamarcaite

Cu6GeWS8

hexagonal : 6mm : P63mc

2.CB.35

Kiddcreekite

Cu6SnWS8

2.CB.35

Morozeviczite

(Pb,Fe)3Ge1-xS4

2.CB.35

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

Renierite

(Cu,Zn)11(Ge,As)2Fe4S16

tetragonal : 42m : P42c

II/C.10-010

Vinciennite

Cu10Fe4Sn(As,Sb)S16

II/C.10-015

Germanite

Cu13Fe2Ge2S16

kubisch : 43m : P43n

II/C.10-020

Nekrasovite

Cu13V(Sn,As,Sb)3S16

kubisch : 43m : P43n

II/C.10-030

Colusite

Cu12VAs3S16

kubisch : 43m : P43n

II/C.10-040

Stibiocolusite

Cu13V(Sb,As,Sn)3S16

kubisch : 43m : P43m

II/C.10-045

Germanocolusite

Cu13V(Ge,As)3S16

kubisch : 43m : P43m

II/C.10-047

Maikainite

Cu10Fe3MoGe3S16

II/C.10-050

Ovamboite

Cu10Fe3WGe3S16

II/C.10-055

Sulvanite

Cu3VS4

kubisch : 43m : P43m

II/C.10-060

Polkovicite

(Fe,Pb)3(Ge,Fe)1-xS4

II/C.10-070

Morozeviczite

(Pb,Fe)3Ge1-xS4

II/C.10-080

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

Haycockite

Cu4Fe5S8

2.CB.500

Mooihoekite

Cu9Fe9S16

tetragonal : 42m : P42m

2.CB.510

Talnakhite

Cu9(Fe,Ni)8S16

kubisch : 43m : I43m

2.CB.520

Putoranite

Cu1.1Fe1.2S2

kubisch : m3m

2.CB.525

Colusite

Cu12VAs3S16

kubisch : 43m : P43n

2.CB.530

Stibiocolusite

Cu13V(Sb,As,Sn)3S16

kubisch : 43m : P43m

2.CB.535

Germanocolusite

Cu13V(Ge,As)3S16

kubisch : 43m : P43m

2.CB.540

Nekrasovite

Cu13V(Sn,As,Sb)3S16

kubisch : 43m : P43n

2.CB.545

Renierite

(Cu,Zn)11(Ge,As)2Fe4S16

tetragonal : 42m : P42c

2.CB.550

Germanite

Cu13Fe2Ge2S16

kubisch : 43m : P43n

2.CB.555

Maikainite

Cu10Fe3MoGe3S16

2.CB.560

Ovamboite

Cu10Fe3WGe3S16

2.CB.565

Mawsonite

Cu61+Fe23+Sn4+S8

tetragonal : 42m : P4m2

2.CB.570

Chatkalite

Cu6Fe2+Sn2S8

tetragonal : 42m : P4m2

2.CB.575

Chaméanite

(Cu,Fe)4As(Se,S)4

2.CB.590

Lautite

CuAsS

orthorhombisch : mm2 : Pna21

2.CB.595

Related minerals "Dana 8. Classification" [Mineral | Chemical formula : Crystal system : Class (H-M) | Space Group | Indenture number]

Chalcopyrite

CuFeS2

tetragonal : 42m : I42d

02.09.01.01

Eskebornite

CuFeSe2

tetragonal : 42m : P42c

02.09.01.02

Gallite

CuGaS2

tetragonal : 42m : I42d

02.09.01.03

Roquesite

CuInS2

tetragonal : 42m : I42d

02.09.01.04

Lenaite

AgFeS2

tetragonal : 42m : I42d

02.09.01.05

Laforêtite

AgInS2

tetragonal : 42m : I42d

02.09.01.06

Stannite

Cu2FeSnS4

tetragonal : 42m : I42m

02.09.02.01

Černýite

Cu2CdSnS4

tetragonal : 42m : I42m

02.09.02.02

Briartite

Cu2(Zn,Fe)GeS4

tetragonal : 42m : I42m

02.09.02.03

Kuramite

Cu3SnS4

tetragonal : 42m : I42m

02.09.02.04

Sakuraiite

(Cu,Zn,Fe)3(In,Sn)S4

02.09.02.05

Hocartite

Ag2FeSnS4

tetragonal : 42m : I42m

02.09.02.06

Pirquitasite

Ag2ZnSnS4

tetragonal : 42m, 4 : I42m, I4

02.09.02.07

Velikite

Cu2(Hg,Zn)SnS4

tetragonal : 4 : I4

02.09.02.08

Kësterite

Cu2(Zn,Fe)SnS4

tetragonal : 4 : I4

02.09.02.09

Ferrokësterite

Cu2FeSnS4

tetragonal : 4 : I4

02.09.02.10

Barquillite

Cu2(Cd,Fe)GeS4

tetragonal : 42m : I42m

02.09.02.11

Chatkalite

Cu6Fe2+Sn2S8

tetragonal : 42m : P4m2

02.09.03.02

Stannoidite

Cu8(Fe,Zn)3Sn2S12

orthorhombisch : 222 : I222

02.09.03.03

Renierite

(Cu,Zn)11(Ge,As)2Fe4S16

tetragonal : 42m : P42c

02.09.04.01

Germanite

Cu13Fe2Ge2S16

kubisch : 43m : P43n

02.09.04.02

Maikainite

Cu10Fe3MoGe3S16

02.09.04.03

Ovamboite

Cu10Fe3WGe3S16

02.09.04.04

Morozeviczite

(Pb,Fe)3Ge1-xS4

02.09.05.01

Polkovicite

(Fe,Pb)3(Ge,Fe)1-xS4

02.09.05.02

Hemusite

Cu1+4Cu2+2SnMoS8

02.09.06.01

Kiddcreekite

Cu6SnWS8

02.09.06.02

Putoranite

Cu1.1Fe1.2S2

kubisch : m3m

02.09.07.01

Talnakhite

Cu9(Fe,Ni)8S16

kubisch : 43m : I43m

02.09.08.01

Haycockite

Cu4Fe5S8

02.09.08.02

Mooihoekite

Cu9Fe9S16

tetragonal : 42m : P42m

02.09.08.03

Raguinite

TlFeS2

monoklin : 2/m : C2/m

02.09.09.01

CNMNC symbol

Symbol

Ren

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