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Rhodostannite

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Rhodostannit
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Rhodostannit

Bildbreite: 1,1 mm; Fundort: San José Mine, Provinz Cercado, Departamento Oruro, Bolivien

Copyright: Mabu
Contribution: slugslayer 2010-12-15
Locality: San José Mine / Oruro, Stadt / Cercado, Provinz / Oruro, Departamento / Bolivien
Rhodostannit auf Andorit
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Rhodostannit auf Andorit

Bildbreite: 20 mm; Fundort: San José Mine, Provinz Cercado, Departamento Oruro, Bolivien

Copyright: David K. Joyce
Contribution: slugslayer 2010-12-15
Locality: San José Mine / Oruro, Stadt / Cercado, Provinz / Oruro, Departamento / Bolivien
Rhodostannit
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Rhodostannit

Bildbreite: 2,2 mm; Fundort: San José Mine, Provinz Cercado, Departamento Oruro, Bolivien

Copyright: Mabu
Contribution: slugslayer 2010-12-15
Locality: San José Mine / Oruro, Stadt / Cercado, Provinz / Oruro, Departamento / Bolivien
Rhodostannit
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Rhodostannit (SNr: A000521)

von Rinconada, Jujuy, Argentinien; grau-metallisches Korn; BB4,1 mm;

Collection: Lithothek der Münchener Micromounter
Copyright: Peter Köhlen
Contribution: Münchener Micromounter 2016-06-30
Locality: Pirquitas Ag-Sn-Lagerstätte / Rinconada Department / Jujuy, Provinz / Argentinien
Rhdodostannit (schwarz) und Potosiit (grau)
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Rhdodostannit (schwarz) und Potosiit (grau)

Oploca Vein, Pirquitas, Rinconada Departmen, Jujuy, Argentinien. 22 mm.

Collection: Doc Diether
Copyright: Doc Diether
Contribution: Doc Diether 2019-10-23
Locality: Oploca Mine / Pirquitas Ag-Sn-Lagerstätte / Rinconada Department / Jujuy, Provinz / Argentinien

Collectors Summary

Color rötlich, cremigbraun
Lustre Matallglanz
Hardness (Mohs) 4.25
Crystal System tetragonal, I41/a

Chemism

Chem­ical formula

(Cu,Ag)2FeSn3S8

Chem­ical com­po­si­tion

Eisen, Kupfer, Silber, Zinn, Schwefel

Unit weight: 817.75486 u; Number of atoms in the formula: 14

Info

Empirical formula:

(Cu0.75Ag0.25)2FeSn3S8

Element

Symbol

Weight%

Atoms

Atoms%

Atom weight (u)

Sum weight (u)

Sulfur

S

31.37

8

57.14

32.0655000

256.5240000

Iron

Fe

6.83

1

7.14

55.8452000

55.8452000

Copper

Cu

11.66

1.5

10.71

63.5463000

95.3194500

Silver

Ag

6.60

0.5

3.57

107.8682200

53.9341100

Tin

Sn

43.55

3

21.43

118.7107000

356.1321000

Anal­y­sis wt%

Cu : 16.00, Fe : 6.80, Sn : 45.50, S : 31.30 (Ref: Mineralogical Magazine 68)

Strunz 9th edi­tion incl. updates

2.DA.10

2: Sulfide und Sulfosalze (Sulfide, Selenide, Telluride, Arsenide, Antimonide, Bismutide, Sulfarsenite, Sulfantimonite, Sulfbismuthite)
D: Metallsulfide mit M:S = 3:4 und 2:3
A: M:S = 3:4
10:Rhodostannit-Gruppe

Lapis Clas­sifica­tion

II/C.06-150

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.DA.400

2: SULFIDES
D: With Me/S <1/1 and >1/2
A: Me/S=3/4 Thiospinels, etc
4: Rhodostannite-Group

Dana 8th edi­tion

02.10.03.01

02: Sulfide Minerals
10: Sulfides - Including Selenides and Tellurides where Am Bn Xp, with (m+n):p=3:4

IMA sta­tus

Anerkannt von der CNMNC

Min­eral sta­tus

anerkanntes Mineral

IMA Classification

IMA Clas­sifica­tion

Spinel supergroup  ⇒ Thiospinel Group  ⇒ Carrollite subgroup

Optical Properties

Color

rötlich, cremigbraun

Change in color

cremigbraun in reflektiertem Licht

Diaphane­ity (Trans­parency)

opak

Lus­tre

Matallglanz

Anisotropism

ausgeprägt

Reflec­tiv­ity: (Lambda nm) ↓, ↑, Ø

(400) 29.10, 30.40, 29.75
(420) 28.70, 29.90, 29.30
(440) 28.30, 29.40, 28.85
(460) 28.20, 29.30, 28.75
(480) 28.20, 29.40, 28.80
(500) 28.30, 29.80, 29.05
(520) 28.50, 30.20, 29.35
(540) 28.80, 30.40, 29.60
(560) 28.90, 30.60, 29.75
(580) 28.90, 30.80, 29.85
(600) 28.90, 30.80, 29.85
(620) 28.90, 30.80, 29.85
(640) 28.80, 30.70, 29.75
(660) 28.80, 30.70, 29.75
(680) 28.70, 30.50, 29.60
(700) 28.60, 30.30, 29.45

Reflection chart Rhodostannite

Reflec­tiv­ity Ø

29.46

Crystallography

Crystal Sys­tem

tetragonal

Class (H-M)

4/m

Space Group number

88

Space Group

I41/a

Cell param­e­ters a (Å)

7.305

Cell param­e­ters b (Å)

-

Cell param­e­ters c (Å)

10.330

Cell param­e­ters a/b or c/a

1.414

Cell param­e­ters c/b

-

Cell param­e­ters α

90°

Cell param­e­ters β

90°

Cell param­e­ters γ

120°

Z

2

Volumne (ų)

551.24

X-Ray Pow­der Diffrac­tion

6.09(40),
5.93(60),
3.64(10),
3.12(100),
2.58(50),
1.993(10),
1.837(20),
1.819(30)

XRD chart Rhodostannite

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)

243–266 (100g)

Density (g/cm³)

4.79 (berechnet)

4.926 ( ρ calc. Mineralienatlas )

(Co-)Type locality

(Co-)Type locality

Bolivien/Potosi, Departamento/Rafael Bustillo, Provinz/Vila Apacheta

Type mate­r­ial

Institut für Mineralogie und Lagerstättenlehre der RWTH Aachen

Col­lec­tion number of type mate­r­ial

12124

Par­a­ge­n­e­sis of type mate­r­ial

Stannit

Preface

Name from

dem griechischen "rhodon" für rosa und der Verwandtschaft zu Stannit

Author (Name, Year)

Springer, 1968

References

Mineralogical Magazine 36 (1968), 1045

Acta Crystallographica B35 (1979), 2195

IMA group assignments

Other languages

German

Rhodostannit

English

Rhodostannite

French

Rhodostannite

Spanish

Rodoestannita

Russian

Родостаннит

Simplified Chinese

蔷薇黄锡矿

Alternative Name

Rhodostannita

Italian

Rodostannita

CNMNC (IMA)-Number

IMA 1968-018

CNMNC symbol

Symbol

Rhs

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