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Malyshevite Mineral Data

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General Malyshevite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: PdCuBiS3
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 475.14 gm
   Copper     13.37 %  Cu
   Bismuth    43.98 %  Bi
   Palladium  22.40 %  Pd
   Sulfur     20.25 %  S
             100.00 % 
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: PdCuBiS3
Help on Environment: Environment: Lapieite group
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Proposed IMA 2006
Help on Locality: Locality: Srednyaya Padma U-V deposit, southern Karelia, Russia Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: Commission on New Minerals, Nomenclature and Classification (CNMNC)
Help on Synonym: Synonym: IMA2006-012

Malyshevite Crystallography

Help on Axial Ratios: Axial Ratios: a:b:c =1.1633:1:1.7775
Help on Cell Dimensions: Cell Dimensions: a = 7.541, b = 6.482, c = 11.522, Z = 4; V = 563.20 Den(Calc)= 5.60
Help on Crystal System: Crystal System: Orthorhombic - Dipyramidal H-M Symbol (2/m 2/m 2/m) Space Group: P mmm
Help on X Ray Diffraction: X Ray Diffraction: By Intensity(I/Io): 1.672(1), 1.9(1), 2.44(1),3.77(1), 2.88(0.8), 2.52(0.6), 3.24(0.4), 1.715(0.2),

Calculated Properties of Malyshevite

Help on Electron Density: Electron Density: Bulk Density (Electron Density)=4.86 gm/cc
note: Specific Gravity of Malyshevite =5.60 gm/cc.
Help on Fermion Index: Fermion Index: Fermion Index = 0.05
Boson Index = 0.95
Help on Photoelectric: Photoelectric: PEMalyshevite = 878.04 barns/electron
U=PEMalyshevite x rElectron Density=4,263.60 barns/cc.
Help on Radioactivity: Radioactivity: GRapi = 0 (Gamma Ray American Petroleum Institute Units)
Malyshevite is Not Radioactive

Malyshevite Classification

Help on  Dana Class: Dana Class: (03)Sulfides - Sulfosalts
  (03.04)where z/y > 3 - (A+)i (A++)j [By Cz], A=metals, B=semi-metals, C=non-metals
  (03.04.04)Lapieite Group Lapieite CuNiSbS3 P 212121 2 2 2 Muckeite CuNiBiS3 P 212121 2 2 2 Malyshevite PdCuBiS3 P mmm 2/m 2/m 2/m Lisiguangite! CuPtBiS3 P 212121 2 2 2
Help on  Strunz Class: Strunz Class: 02.GA.25 02 - SULFIDES and SULFOSALTS (sulfides, selenides, tellurides; arsenides, antimonides, bismuthides; sulfarsenites, sulf
  02.G - Sulfarsenites, sulfantimonites, sulfbismuthites
  02.GA -Neso-sulfarsenites, etc., without additional S
02.GA.25 Muckeite CuNiBiS3 P 212121 2 2 2
02.GA.25 Lapieite CuNiSbS3 P 212121 2 2 2
02.GA.25 Malyshevite PdCuBiS3 P mmm 2/m 2/m 2/m
02.GA.25 Lisiguangite! CuPtBiS3 P 212121 2 2 2

Other Malyshevite Information

Help on See Also: See Also: Links to other databases for Malyshevite :
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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