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General Adranosite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: (NH4)4NaAl2(SO4)4Cl(OH)2
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 602.83 gm
   Sodium     3.81 %  Na    5.14 % Na2O
   Aluminum   8.95 %  Al   16.91 % Al2O3
   Hydrogen   2.68 %  H      -   % Calc as (NH4)2O
   Hydrogen   0.33 %  H     2.99 % H2O
   Sulfur    21.28 %  S    53.13 % SO3
   Nitrogen   9.29 %  N    17.28 % (NH4)2O
   Chlorine   5.88 %  Cl    5.88 % Cl
               -   %   Cl   -1.33 % -O=Cl2   
   Oxygen    47.77 %  O
            ______        ______ 
            100.00 %      100.00 % = TOTAL OXIDE
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: (NH4)4NaAl2(SO4)4Cl(OH)2
Help on Environment: Environment: New structure type
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Proposed IMA 2009
Help on Locality: Locality: La Fossa crater, Vulcano, Italy Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: Commission on New Minerals, Nomenclature and Classification (CNMNC)
Help on Synonym: Synonym: IMA2008-057

Adranosite Crystallography

Help on Axial Ratios: Axial Ratios: a:c = 1:0.62479
Help on Cell Dimensions: Cell Dimensions: a = 18.118, c = 11.32, V = 3,715.93
Help on Crystal System: Crystal System: Tetragonal - Ditetragonal Pyramidal H-M Symbol (4mm) Space Group: I 41/acd
Help on X Ray Diffraction: X Ray Diffraction: By Intensity(I/Io): 2.98(1), 2.265(0.87), 4.53(0.86),6.398(0.8), 3.02(0.65), 3.202(0.47), 1.902(0.44), 2.739(0.36),

Optical Properties of Adranosite

Help on Optical Data: Optical Data:

Calculated Properties of Adranosite

Help on Fermion Index: Fermion Index: Fermion Index = 0.09
Boson Index = 0.91
Help on Photoelectric: Photoelectric: PEAdranosite = 1.99 barns/electron
U=PEAdranosite x rElectron Density= . barns/cc.
Help on Radioactivity: Radioactivity: GRapi = 0 (Gamma Ray American Petroleum Institute Units)
Adranosite is Not Radioactive

Adranosite Classification

Help on  Dana Class: Dana Class: (28)Sulfate Minerals
  (28.00)Without Dana Classification Numbers
  (28.00.00)Sulfate, Chloride Adranosite (NH4)4NaAl2(SO4)4Cl(OH)2 I 41/acd 4mm Blakeite Fe2(TeO3)3 Cubic ? Cubic IMA2008-029 (NH4)3Fe(SO4)3 R 3c 3m IMA2008-040 BiMo2O7(OH)•2H2O P 21/m 2/m Radiobarite* (Ba,Ra)SO4 2/m 2/m 2/m Zincosite* ZnSO4 Unk Ortho
Help on  Strunz Class: Strunz Class: 07.XX.00 07 - SULFATES (SELENATES, TELLURATES)
  07.X - Unclassified Strunz SULFATES (SELENATES, TELLURATES)
  07.XX -Sulfate, Chloride
07.XX.00 Blakeite Fe2(TeO3)3 Cubic ? Cubic
07.XX.00 Aiolosite! Na4Bi(SO4)3Cl P 63/m 6/m
07.XX.00 Steverustite Pb5(OH)5[Cu(SO3S--)3](H2O)1.67 P 21/n 2/m
07.XX.00 Adranosite (NH4)4NaAl2(SO4)4Cl(OH)2 I 41/acd 4mm
07.XX.00 Grandviewite! Cu3Al9(SO4)2(OH)29 P 2, Pm or P 2/m Mono
07.XX.00 IMA2009-008 Y2[(UO2)8O6(SO4)4(OH)2]•26H2O P1 1

Other Adranosite Information

Help on See Also: See Also: Links to other databases for Adranosite :
1 - Am. Min. Crystal Structure Database
2 - Athena
3 - GeoScienceWorld
4 - Google Images
5 - Google Scholar
6 - MinDAT
7 - Mineralienatlas (Deutsch)
8 - Online Mineral Museum
9 - QUT Mineral Atlas
10 - Ruff.Info

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