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Kamacite

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fingeriger Schreibersit in Kamacit
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fingeriger Schreibersit in Kamacit

Bildbreite: 6 mm; Fundort: Sikhote-Alin-Meteorit, Primorskiy Kray, Russland

Collection: Pavel Kartashov
Copyright: Pavel M. Kartashov
Contribution: slugslayer 2009-01-30
Locality: Sikhote-Alin-Meteorit / Sikhote-Alin-Gebirge / Primorje, Region (Primorskiy Kray) / Ferner Osten, Föderationskreis / Russland
Kamacit
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Kamacit

Größe: 79x42x39 mm; Fundort: Nantan-Meteoriten, Lihu-Yaochai-Gebiet, Nandan Co., Provinz Guangxi, China

Copyright: Rob Lavinsky
Contribution: slugslayer 2009-09-02
Locality: Nantan-Meteoriten / Lihu-Yaochai-Gebiet / Nandan, Kreis / Hechi, Präfektur / Guangxi Zhuang, Autonomes Gebiet / China
Kamacit
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Kamacit

Größe: 42x19x07 mm; Fundort: Nantan-Meteoriten, Lihu-Yaochai-Gebiet, Nandan Co., Provinz Guangxi, China

Copyright: Rob Lavinsky
Contribution: slugslayer 2009-09-02
Locality: Nantan-Meteoriten / Lihu-Yaochai-Gebiet / Nandan, Kreis / Hechi, Präfektur / Guangxi Zhuang, Autonomes Gebiet / China
Kamacit
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Kamacit

Größe: 5,5 x 4,5 x 3,5 cm, 216 Gramm, Fundort: Nantan-Meteoriten, Lihu-Yaochai-Gebiet, Nandan Co., Provinz Guangxi, China

Copyright: Michael Roarke
Contribution: thdun5 2011-04-21
Locality: Nantan-Meteoriten / Lihu-Yaochai-Gebiet / Nandan, Kreis / Hechi, Präfektur / Guangxi Zhuang, Autonomes Gebiet / China
Meteor-Eisen: Kamacit.
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Meteor-Eisen: Kamacit.

Größe: ca. 11 cm; Fundort: Barbianello-Meteorit, Barbianello, Provinz Pavia, Lombardei, Italien

Copyright: Matteo Chinellato
Contribution: slugslayer 2009-08-31
Locality: Barbianello-Meteorit / Barbianello / Pavia, Provinz / Lombardei (Lombardia), Region / Italien
Kamacit
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Kamacit

Größe: 48x30x28 mm; Fundort: Nantan-Meteoriten, Lihu-Yaochai-Gebiet, Nandan Co., Provinz Guangxi, China

Copyright: Rob Lavinsky
Contribution: slugslayer 2009-09-02
Locality: Nantan-Meteoriten / Lihu-Yaochai-Gebiet / Nandan, Kreis / Hechi, Präfektur / Guangxi Zhuang, Autonomes Gebiet / China

Collectors Summary

Color eisenschwarz, stahlgrau
Streak color grau
Lustre Metallglanz
Hardness (Mohs) 4
Cleavages {???} undeutlich
Solubility +++ HCl
Crystal System kubisch, Im3m

Chemism

Chem­ical formula

(Fe,Ni)

Addi­tional chem. informa­tion

Ni-reiches Eisen: Clark (1993), 350

Chem­ical com­po­si­tion

Eisen, Nickel

Unit weight: 56.557255 u; Number of atoms in the formula: 1

Info

Empirical formula:

(Fe0.75Ni0.25)

Element

Symbol

Weight%

Atoms

Atoms%

Atom weight (u)

Sum weight (u)

Iron

Fe

74.06

0.75

75.00

55.8452000

41.8839000

Nickel

Ni

25.94

0.25

25.00

58.6934200

14.6733550

Anal­y­sis wt%

Fe : 93.09, Ni : 6.69 (Ref: Hintze, Handbuch der Mineralogie, 1904-1974)

Strunz 9th edi­tion incl. updates

1.AE.05

1: Elemente (Metalle, intermetallische Legierungen, Metalloide u. Nichtmetalle, Carbide, Silicide, Nitride u. Phosphide)
A: Metalle und intermetallische Legierungen
E: Eisen-Chrom-Familie
05:Eisen-Gruppe

Clas­sifica­tion by Hölzel

1.AF.105

1: ELEMENTS
A: Metals, Intermetallic Compounds, and Alloys
F: Fe-Cr-Group
1: cubic

Hey's Chem­ical Index of Min­er­als

01.62

01: Elements and Alloys (including the arsenides, antimonides and bismuthides of Cu, Ag and Au)

Dana 8th edi­tion

01.01.11.01

01: Native Elements and Alloys
01: Native Elements with metallic elements other than the platinum group
11: Iron-Nickel group

IMA sta­tus

aberkannt, IMA Massendiskreditierung 11/2006 (Antrag 06-C)

Min­eral sta­tus

Mineralstatus fragwürdig

Optical Properties

Color

eisenschwarz, stahlgrau

Streak color

grau

Diaphane­ity (Trans­parency)

opak

Lus­tre

Metallglanz

Crystallography

Crystal Sys­tem

kubisch

Class (H-M)

m3m

Space Group number

229

Space Group

Im3m

Cell param­e­ters a (Å)

2.866

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)

23.541

X-Ray Pow­der Diffrac­tion

3.032(10),
2.953(10),
2.031(100),
1.967(60),
1.481(10),
1.435(30),
1.170(70),
1.105(10)

XRD chart Kamacite

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

Physical Properties

Hard­ness (Mohs)

4

Density (g/cm³)

7.9 (gemessen) 7.85 (berechnet)

7.978 ( ρ calc. Mineralienatlas )

Cleav­ages

{???} undeutlich

Insta­bil­ity

+++ HCl

Preface

Name from

griechischem Wort "kamask", was soviel wie "Latte" bedeutet und auf die Musterung im Anschliff hindeutet

Author (Name, Year)

von Reichenbach, 1861

References

American Mineralogist 51 (1966), 37.

Clark (1993), 350.

Geochemica et Cosmochimica Acta: 29: 535-549.

Buchwald (1975), Handbook of iron meteorites, I-III.

The Canadian Mineralogist Vol. 44, pp. 1557-1560 (2006).

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

Chromium

Cr

kubisch : m3m : Im3m

1.AE.05

Iron

Fe

kubisch : m3m : Im3m

1.AE.05

'Kamacite'

(Fe,Ni)

kubisch : m3m : Im3m

1.AE.05

Tungsten

W

kubisch : m3m : Im3m

1.AE.05

Vanadium

V

kubisch : m3m : Im3m

1.AE.05

'Molybdenum'

Mo

kubisch : m3m : Im3m

1.AE.05

Steinhardtite

Al

kubisch : m3m : Im3m

1.AE.05

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

Iron

Fe

kubisch : m3m : Im3m

1.AF.100

'Kamacite'

(Fe,Ni)

kubisch : m3m : Im3m

1.AF.105

Wairauite

CoFe

kubisch : m3m : Pm3m

1.AF.120

Nickel

Ni

kubisch : m3m : Fm3m

1.AF.130

Taenite

(Ni,Fe)

kubisch : m3m : Fm3m

1.AF.135

Awaruite

Ni3Fe

kubisch : m3m : Pm3m

1.AF.140

Chromferide

Fe1.5Cr0.2

kubisch : m3m : Pm3m

1.AF.160

Ferchromide

Cr3Fe1-x

kubisch : m3m : Pm3m

1.AF.165

'Manganese'

Mn

kubisch : 432 : P4132

1.AF.180

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

Leadamalgam

Pb0.7Hg0.3

tetragonal : 4/mmm : I4/mmm

01.01.10.01

'Kamacite'

(Fe,Ni)

kubisch : m3m : Im3m

01.01.11.01

Taenite

(Ni,Fe)

kubisch : m3m : Fm3m

01.01.11.02

Tetrataenite

FeNi

monoklin : m : Pm

01.01.11.03

Awaruite

Ni3Fe

kubisch : m3m : Pm3m

01.01.11.04

Nickel

Ni

kubisch : m3m : Fm3m

01.01.11.05

Wairauite

CoFe

kubisch : m3m : Pm3m

01.01.11.06

Chromium

Cr

kubisch : m3m : Im3m

01.01.12.01

Chromferide

Fe1.5Cr0.2

kubisch : m3m : Pm3m

01.01.12.02

Ferchromide

Cr3Fe1-x

kubisch : m3m : Pm3m

01.01.12.03

Tin

Sn

tetragonal : 4/mmm : I41/amd

01.01.13.01

Indium

In

tetragonal : 4/mmm : I4/mmm

01.01.14.01

Cupalite

(Cu,Zn)Al

01.01.15.01

Khatyrkite

(Cu,Zn)Al2

tetragonal : 4/mmm : I4/mcm

01.01.15.02

Cohenite

(Fe,Ni,Co)3C

orthorhombisch : mmm : Pnma

01.01.16.01

Haxonite

(FeNi)23C6

01.01.16.02

Isovite

(Cr,Fe)23C6

kubisch : m3m : Fm3m

01.01.16.03

Tongbaite

Cr3C2

orthorhombisch : mmm : Pnma

01.01.17.01

Florenskyite

Fe(Ti,Ni)P

orthorhombisch : mmm : Pnma

01.01.17.02

Siderazot

Fe3N1.33

hexagonal : 6/mmm : P63/mmc

01.01.18.01

Roaldite

Fe4N

kubisch : m3m : Pm3m

01.01.18.02

Osbornite

TiN

kubisch : m3m : Fm3m

01.01.19.01

Khamrabaevite

(Ti,V,Fe)C

kubisch : m3m : Fm3m

01.01.19.02

Niobocarbide

(Nb,Ta)C

kubisch : m3m : Fm3m

01.01.19.03

Tantalcarbide

TaC

kubisch : m3m : Fm3m

01.01.19.04

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

Alternative Name

German

Balkeneisen

English

Belkeneisen

Spanish

Kamacita

Kamazit

English

Nickel-iron

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