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IMA2008-032 Mineral Data

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General IMA2008-032 Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: CuCl2•2NH3
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 168.51 gm
   Copper    37.71 %  Cu
   Hydrogen   3.59 %  H
   Nitrogen  16.62 %  N
   Chlorine  42.08 %  Cl
            100.00 % 
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: CuCl22(NH3)
Help on Environment: Environment: New structure type
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Proposed IMA 2008
Help on Locality: Locality: Caleta Pabellon de Pica, Tarapaca, Chile Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: Commission on New Minerals, Nomenclature and Classification (CNMNC)

IMA2008-032 Crystallography

Help on Axial Ratios: Axial Ratios: a:b:c =0.7222:1:0.5388
Help on Cell Dimensions: Cell Dimensions: a = 7.688, b = 10.645, c = 5.736, V = 469.43
Help on Crystal System: Crystal System: Orthorhombic - Dipyramidal H-M Symbol (2/m 2/m 2/m) Space Group: C mcm
Help on X Ray Diffraction: X Ray Diffraction: By Intensity(I/Io): 2.919(1), 2.659(0.81), 6.282(0.69),3.897(0.6), 4.276(0.56), 2.764(0.35), 2.335(0.32), 1.966(0.28),

Calculated Properties of IMA2008-032

Help on Fermion Index: Fermion Index: Fermion Index = 0.16
Boson Index = 0.84
Help on Photoelectric: Photoelectric: PEIMA2008-032 = 18.87 barns/electron
U=PEIMA2008-032 x rElectron Density= . barns/cc.
Help on Radioactivity: Radioactivity: GRapi = 0 (Gamma Ray American Petroleum Institute Units)
IMA2008-032 is Not Radioactive

IMA2008-032 Classification

Help on  Dana Class: Dana Class: (09)Halide Minerals
  (09.00)Without Dana Classification Numbers
  (09.00.00)Chloride Boldyrevite? NaCaMgAl3F14•4(H2O) None IMA2008-032 CuCl2•2NH3 C mcm 2/m 2/m 2/m IMA2008-039 (NH4)3PbCl5 P nma 2/m 2/m 2/m Yttrocerite* CaF2(Y,Ce)F3 Unk Cubic
Help on  Strunz Class: Strunz Class: 03.C 03 - HALIDES
  03.C - Complex Halides
  03.C -
03.C Steropesite! Tl3BiCl6 Cc m
03.C IMA2008-032 CuCl2•2NH3 C mcm 2/m 2/m 2/m
03.C IMA2008-039 (NH4)3PbCl5 P nma 2/m 2/m 2/m

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Help on See Also: See Also: Links to other databases for IMA2008-032 :
1 - Am. Min. Crystal Structure Database
2 - Athena
3 - Google Images
4 - Google Scholar
5 - MinDAT
6 - Mineralienatlas (Deutsch)
7 - Online Mineral Museum
8 - Ruff.Info

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