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Tennantite-(Hg)

Collectors Summary

Color schwarz
Streak color schwarz
Lustre Metallglanz
Fracture muschelig
Crystal System kubisch, I43m

Chemism

Chem­ical formula

Cu6(Cu4Hg2)As4S13

Chem­ical com­po­si­tion

Arsen, Kupfer, Quecksilber, Schwefel

Unit weight: 1753.184908 u; Number of atoms in the formula: 29

Info

Empirical formula:

Cu6(Cu4Hg2)As4S13

Element

Symbol

Weight%

Atoms

Atoms%

Atom weight (u)

Sum weight (u)

Sulfur

S

23.78

13

44.83

32.0655000

416.8515000

Copper

Cu

36.25

10

34.48

63.5463000

635.4630000

Arsenic

As

17.09

4

13.79

74.9216020

299.6864080

Mercury

Hg

22.88

2

6.90

200.5920000

401.1840000

IMA sta­tus

anerkannt - CNMNC Newsletter 58, Oktober-November (2020)

Min­eral sta­tus

anerkanntes Mineral

IMA Classification

IMA Clas­sifica­tion

Tetrahedrite Group  ⇒ Tennantite series

Optical Properties

Color

schwarz

Addi­tional color informa­tion

Im Auflicht grau mit Stich nach creme

Streak color

schwarz

Lus­tre

Metallglanz

Bireflectance

isotrop

Anisotropism

isotrop

Crystallography

Crystal Sys­tem

kubisch

Class (H-M)

43m

Space Group number

217

Space Group

I43m

Cell param­e­ters a (Å)

10.455(7)

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

2

Volumne (ų)

1142.805

Kristall struc­ture

Tetraedrit-Gruppe; Struktur ermittelt

X-Ray Pow­der Diffrac­tion

4.268(6), 3.018(100), 2.614(22), 2.464(4), 2.050(4), 1.909(10), 1.848(38), 1.576(20)

XRD chart Tennantite-(Hg)

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

Physical Properties

Density (g/cm³)

4.838 (berechnet)

5.095 ( ρ calc. Mineralienatlas )

Frac­ture

muschelig

Tenac­ity

spröde

(Co-)Type locality

(Co-)Type locality

Schweiz/Wallis, Kanton/Goms, Bezirk/Binn/Fäld (Imfeld, Im Feld)/Grube Lengenbach

Type mate­r­ial

Mineralogische Sammlungen des Museo di Storia Naturale, Università di Pisa, Via Roma 79, Calci (PI)

Col­lec­tion number of type mate­r­ial

19919

Par­a­ge­n­e­sis of type mate­r­ial

Realgar

Preface

Name from

Systematik

Author (Name, Year)

Cristian Biagioni, Jiri Sejkora, Thomas Raber, Philippe Roth, Yves Moëlo, Zdeněk Dolníček, und Marco Pasero (2021)

References

Biagioni, C., Sejkora, J., Raber, T., Roth, P., Moëlo, Y., Dolníček, Z., and Pasero, M.: Tennantite-(Hg), IMA 2020-063, in: CNMNC Newsletter 58, Eur. J. Mineral., 32, https://doi.org/10.5194/ejm-32-645-2020, 2020.

Cristian Biagioni; Jiří Sejkora; Thomas Raber ; Philippe Roth; Yves Moëlo; Zdenĕk Dolníček; Marco Pasero: Tennantite-(Hg), Cu6(Cu4Hg2)As4S13, a new tetrahedrite-group mineral from the Lengenbach quarry, Binn, Switzerland. Mineralogical Magazine Vol. 85, Nr. 5 (2021) S. 744-751.

IMA group assignments

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Russian

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CNMNC (IMA)-Number

IMA 2020-063

CNMNC symbol

Symbol

Tnt-Hg

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