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Kanonerovite Mineral Data

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General Kanonerovite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: MnNa3P3O10•12(H2O)
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 590.91 gm
   Sodium      11.28 %  Na   15.21 % Na2O
   Manganese    9.30 %  Mn   12.00 % MnO
   Phosphorus  15.73 %  P    36.03 % P2O5
   Hydrogen     4.13 %  H    36.89 % H2O
   Oxygen      59.57 %  O
              ______        ______ 
              100.00 %      100.14 % = TOTAL OXIDE
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: Mn2+Na2.9P3O9.9•12.1(H2O)
Help on Environment: Environment: In cavities of a granite pegmatite of muscovite-albite-microcline type cutting biotite granite-gneiss and porphyry granites. First triphosphate mineral.
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Approved IMA 2002 (Dana # Added)
Help on Locality: Locality: Kazennitsa pegmatite vein, Alabashka pegmatite field, Middle Urals, Russia. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: Named for Aleksandr Anatol'evich Kanonerov (1955-), mining historian at the Nizhnii Tagil Museum of Mining Industry of the Middle Urals.
Help on Synonym: Synonym: IMA1997-016
 

Kanonerovite Crystallography

Help on Axial Ratios: Axial Ratios: a:b:c =1.5766:1:1.6216
Help on Cell Dimensions: Cell Dimensions: a = 14.71, b = 9.33, c = 15.13, Z = 4; beta = 89.8° V = 2,076.49 Den(Calc)= 1.89
Help on Crystal System: Crystal System: Monoclinic - Prismatic H-M Symbol (2/m) Space Group: P 21/n
Help on X Ray Diffraction: X Ray Diffraction: By Intensity(I/Io): 7.36(1)(200), 6.95(0.9)(111,111), 10.5(0.75)(101,101), 2.889(0.6)(420,124,032), 3.316(0.6)(411,411,123,3.162(0.5)(214,214), 2.391(0.
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Forms: ( 0 2 3) ( 0 1 0) ( 4 2 3) ( 2 1 0) ( 1 0 0) ( 0 0 1)

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Physical Properties of Kanonerovite

Help on Cleavage: Cleavage: {010} Poor
Help on Color: Color: Colorless.
Help on Density: Density: 1.91
Help on Diaphaneity: Diaphaneity: Transparent
Help on Fracture: Fracture: Brittle - Uneven - Very brittle fracture producing uneven fragments.
Help on Habit: Habit: Encrustations - Forms crust-like aggregates on matrix.
Help on Habit: Habit: Platy - Sheet forms (e.g. micas).
Help on Habit: Habit: Prismatic - Crystals Shaped like Slender Prisms (e.g. tourmaline).
Help on Hardness: Hardness: 2.5-3 - Finger Nail-Calcite
Help on Luster: Luster: Vitreous (Glassy)
Help on Streak: Streak: white
 

Optical Properties of Kanonerovite

Help on Gladstone-Dale: Gladstone-Dale: CI meas= 0.021 (Excellent) - where the CI = (1-KPDmeas/KC)
CI calc= 0.011 (Superior) - where the CI = (1-KPDcalc/KC)
KPDcalc= 0.2413,KPDmeas= 0.2387,KC= 0.2439
Ncalc = 1.46 - 1.47
Help on Optical Data: Optical Data: Biaxial (-), a=1.453, b=1.459,
 

Calculated Properties of Kanonerovite

Help on Electron Density: Electron Density: Bulk Density (Electron Density)=1.93 gm/cc
note: Specific Gravity of Kanonerovite =1.89 gm/cc.
Help on Fermion Index: Fermion Index: Fermion Index = 0.0002921137
Boson Index = 0.9997078863
Help on Photoelectric: Photoelectric: PEKanonerovite = 3.28 barns/electron
U=PEKanonerovite x rElectron Density= 6.33 barns/cc.
Help on Radioactivity: Radioactivity: GRapi = 0 (Gamma Ray American Petroleum Institute Units)
Kanonerovite is Not Radioactive
 

Kanonerovite Classification

Help on  Dana Class: Dana Class: 46.04.01.01 (46)Basic or Halogen-Containing Antimonites, Arsenites and Phosphites
  (46.04)where (A B)m (XO3)p Zq � x(H2O)
  (46.04.01)Dana Group
 
46.04.01.01 Kanonerovite! MnNa3P3O10•12(H2O) P 21/n 2/m
Help on  Strunz Class: Strunz Class: 08.FC.30 08 - PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, VANADATES
  08.F - Polyphosphates, Polyarsenates, [4]-Polyvanadates
  08.FC -Polyphosphates, etc., with H2O only
 
08.FC.30 Kanonerovite! MnNa3P3O10•12(H2O) P 21/n 2/m
 

Other Kanonerovite Information

Help on References: References: NAME( MinRec, v 34, p 265) PHYS. PROP.(MinRec, v 34, p 265) OPTIC PROP.(MinRec, v 34, p 265)
Help on See Also: See Also: Links to other databases for Kanonerovite :
1 - Am. Min. Crystal Structure Database
2 - Athena
3 - GeoScienceWorld
4 - Google Images
5 - Google Scholar
6 - Handbook of Mineralogy (MinSocAm)
7 - Handbook of Mineralogy (UofA)
8 - MinDAT
9 - Mineralienatlas (Deutsch)
10 - Online Mineral Museum
11 - QUT Mineral Atlas
12 - Ruff.Info

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Kanonerovite

MnNa3P3O10•12(H2O)
Dana No: 46.04.01.01 Strunz No: 08.FC.30
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