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Xitieshanite

Collectors Summary

Color grün, gelbgrün
Streak color gelb
Hardness (Mohs) 2.75
Solubility +++ H2O
Crystal System monoklin, P21/a

Chemism

Chem­ical formula

Fe3+(SO4)Cl·6H2O

Chem­ical com­po­si­tion

Chlor, Eisen, Sauerstoff, Schwefel, Wasserstoff

Unit weight: 295.453564 u; Number of atoms in the formula: 25

Info

Empirical formula:

Fe(SO4)Cl·6H2O

Element

Symbol

Weight%

Atoms

Atoms%

Atom weight (u)

Sum weight (u)

Hydrogen

H

4.09

12

48.00

1.0079470

12.0953640

Oxygen

O

54.15

10

40.00

15.9994300

159.9943000

Sulfur

S

10.85

1

4.00

32.0655000

32.0655000

Chlorine

Cl

12.00

1

4.00

35.4532000

35.4532000

Iron

Fe

18.90

1

4.00

55.8452000

55.8452000

Anal­y­sis wt%

Fe2O3 : 27.03, SO3 : 27.10, Cl : 12.00, H2O : 36.59 (Ref: berechnet)

Strunz 9th edi­tion incl. updates

7.DC.20

7: Sulfate (Selenate, Tellurate, Chromate, Molybdate, Wolframate)
D: Sulfate (Selenate, etc.) mit weitere Anionen, mit H2O
C: mit mittelgroßen Kationen; Ketten von kantenverknüpften Oktaedern
20:Xitieshanit-Gruppe

Lapis Clas­sifica­tion

VI/D.01-070

VI: SULFATE, CHROMATE, MOLYBDATE UND WOLFRAMATE
D: Wasserhaltige Sulfate, mit fremden Anionen
1: Mittelgroße Kationen

Clas­sifica­tion by Hölzel

7.DE.500

7: SULFATES CHROMATES MOLYBDATES WOLFRAMATES
D: Sulfates (+Anions +Water)
E: Aluminite-Group

Dana 8th edi­tion

31.09.06.03

31: Hydrated Sulfates Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
09: Hydrated Sulfates Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen where (A+ B++) (XO4) Zq·x(H2O)
06: Botryogen Group

IMA sta­tus

Neudefinition von der CNMNC anerkannt

Min­eral sta­tus

anerkanntes Mineral

Optical Properties

Color

grün, gelbgrün

Streak color

gelb

Diaphane­ity (Trans­parency)

transparent bis durchscheinend

max. Birefrin­gence

0.092

Birefringence chart\! Xitieshanite title=Birefringence chart Xitieshanite

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

1.536

RI value β

1.570

RI value γ / ε

1.628

Ri mean

1.578

2V angle

Biaxial (-) 77°c

Crystallography

Crystal Sys­tem

monoklin

Class (H-M)

2/m

Space Group number

14

Space Group

P21/a

Cell param­e­ters a (Å)

10.673

Cell param­e­ters b (Å)

6.908

Cell param­e­ters c (Å)

14.102

Cell param­e­ters a/b or c/a

1.545

Cell param­e­ters c/b

2.041

Cell param­e­ters α

90°

Cell param­e­ters β

111.27

Cell param­e­ters γ

90°

Z

4

Volumne (ų)

968.903

X-Ray Pow­der Diffrac­tion

6.67(60),
6.09(50),
5.69(50),
4.96(100),
4.81(100),
4.21(50),
3.90(90),
3.248(40)

XRD chart Xitieshanite

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

Crystal Structure 3D

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Physical Properties

Hard­ness (Mohs)

2.75

VHN (Hard­ness Vick­ers)

63

Density (g/cm³)

1.99

2.025 ( ρ calc. Mineralienatlas )

Insta­bil­ity

+++ H2O

Preface

Author (Name, Year)

Li & Zhou & Li, 1983

References

Scientia Geologica Sinica (in Chinese) (1989), 106

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

Xitieshanite

Fe3+(SO4)Cl·6H2O

monoklin : 2/m : P21/a

7.DC.20

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

Butlerite

Fe3+(SO4)(OH)·2H2O

monoklin : 2/m : P21/m

VI/D.01-020

Parabutlerite

Fe3+(SO4)(OH)·2H2O

orthorhombisch : mmm : Pmnb

VI/D.01-030

Volaschioite

Fe4(SO4)O2(OH)6·2H2O

monoklin : 2/m : C2/m

VI/D.01-032

Metahohmannite

Fe23+(SO4)2(OH)2·3H2O

triklin : 1 : P1

VI/D.01-035

Amarantite

Fe3+2O(SO4)2(H2O)4·3H2O

triklin : 1 : P1

VI/D.01-040

Hohmannite

Fe23+(SO4)2(OH)2·7H2O

triklin : 1 : P1

VI/D.01-050

Fibroferrite

Fe3+(SO4)(OH)·5H2O

trigonal : 3 : R3

VI/D.01-060

Xitieshanite

Fe3+(SO4)Cl·6H2O

monoklin : 2/m : P21/a

VI/D.01-070

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

Xitieshanite

Fe3+(SO4)Cl·6H2O

monoklin : 2/m : P21/a

7.DE.500

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

Butlerite

Fe3+(SO4)(OH)·2H2O

monoklin : 2/m : P21/m

31.09.01.01

Parabutlerite

Fe3+(SO4)(OH)·2H2O

orthorhombisch : mmm : Pmnb

31.09.02.01

Amarantite

Fe3+2O(SO4)2(H2O)4·3H2O

triklin : 1 : P1

31.09.03.01

Hohmannite

Fe23+(SO4)2(OH)2·7H2O

triklin : 1 : P1

31.09.04.01

Metahohmannite

Fe23+(SO4)2(OH)2·3H2O

triklin : 1 : P1

31.09.05.01

Botryogen

MgFe3+(SO4)2(OH)·7H2O

monoklin : 2/m : P21/n

31.09.06.01

Zincobotryogen

ZnFe3+(SO4)2(OH)·7H2O

monoklin : 2/m : P21/n

31.09.06.02

Xitieshanite

Fe3+(SO4)Cl·6H2O

monoklin : 2/m : P21/a

31.09.06.03

Guildite

CuFe3+(SO4)2(OH)·4H2O

monoklin : 2/m : P21/m

31.09.07.01

Chaidamuite

(Zn,Fe2+)Fe3+OH(SO4)2·4H2O

triklin : 1 : P1

31.09.07.02

Aubertite

CuAl(SO4)2Cl·14H2O

triklin : 1 : P1

31.09.08.01

Svyazhinite

(Mg,Mn)(Al,Fe3+)(SO4)2F·14 H2O

triklin : 1, 1 : P1, P1

31.09.08.02

Magnesioaubertite

(Mg,Cu)Al(SO4)2Cl·14 H2O

triklin : P1 : 1

31.09.08.03

Wilcoxite

MgAl(SO4)2F·18H2O

triklin : 1, 1 : P1, P1

31.09.09.01

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