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Stannite (Stannit)

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Stannit

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Stannit

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Stannin mit Quarz und Chalkopyrit; Größe: 28x28x25 mm; Fundort: Yaogangxian Mine, Yizhang, Präfektur Chenzhou, Provinz Hunan, China

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Stannit

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Collectors Summary

Color grau mit olive-grünen Farbton
Streak color schwarz
Lustre Metallglanz, wird schnell Matt
Hardness (Mohs) 4
Solubility +++ HNO3
Crystal System tetragonal, I42m
Morphology dicht, feinkristallin, selten Kristalle (teraedrische Skalenoder, häufig Zwillinge)

Chemism

Chemical formula

Cu2FeSnS4

Chemical composition

Eisen, Kupfer, Zinn, Schwefel

Unit weight: 429.9105 u; Number of atoms in the formula: 8

Info

Empirical formula:

Cu2FeSnS4

Element

Symbol

Weight%

Atoms

Atoms%

Atom weight (u)

Sum weight (u)

Sulfur

S

29.83

4

50.00

32.0655000

128.2620000

Iron

Fe

12.99

1

12.50

55.8452000

55.8452000

Copper

Cu

29.56

2

25.00

63.5463000

127.0926000

Tin

Sn

27.61

1

12.50

118.7107000

118.7107000

Analysis wt%

Cu : 29.38, Fe : 13.89, Sn : 27.20, S : 28.77 (Ref: Dana, 7th ed. 1)

Strunz 9th edition incl. updates

2.CB.15

2: Sulfide und Sulfosalze (Sulfide, Selenide, Telluride, Arsenide, Antimonide, Bismutide, Sulfarsenite, Sulfantimonite, Sulfbismuthite)
C: Metallsulfide, M : S = 1 : 1 (und ähnliche)
B: mit Zink (Zn), Eisen (Fe), Kupfer (Cu), Silber (Ag), usw.
15:Stannit-Gruppe

Lapis Classification

II/C.06-060

II: SULFIDE UND SULFOSALZE (Sulfide, Selenide, Telluride, Arsenide, Antimonide, Bismutide)
C: Sulfide mit Metall : S,Se,Te ~ 1:1
6: Stannit-Gruppe

Classification by Hölzel

2.CB.300

2: SULFIDES
C: Sulfides (etc) with Me/S=1/1
B: With Zn,Cu (etc), Coordination Number ~[4] Framework of Cornersharing Tetrahedra: Sphalerite-Germanite-Family
3: Stannite-Group

Dana 8th edition

02.09.02.01

02: Sulfide Minerals
09: Sulfides - Including Selenides and Tellurides where Am Bn Xp, with (m+n):p=1:1
02: Stannite Group (Tetragonal: I-42m) A2BCS type

IMA status

anerkannt, pre IMA 1959, vererbt

Mineral status

anerkanntes Mineral

IMA Classification

IMA Classification

Stannite group

Optical Properties

Color

grau mit olive-grünen Farbton

Streak color

schwarz

Diaphaneity (Transparency)

opak, opak

Lustre

Metallglanz, wird schnell Matt

Optical Data Luminescence

Luminescence

keine Fluoreszenz bekannt

Crystallography

Crystal System

tetragonal

Class (H-M)

42m

Space Group number

121

Space Group

I42m

Cell parameters a (Å)

5.450

Cell parameters b (Å)

-

Cell parameters c (Å)

10.723

Cell parameters a/b or c/a

1.968

Cell parameters c/b

-

Cell parameters α

90°

Cell parameters β

90°

Cell parameters γ

90°

Z

2

Volumne (ų)

318.5

X-Ray Powder Diffraction

3.13(100),
1.914(70),
1.643(50),
1.627(40),
1.242(60),
1.109(30),
1.102(30),
0.912(40)

XRD chart Stannite

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

Morphology

dicht, feinkristallin, selten Kristalle (teraedrische Skalenoder, häufig Zwillinge)

Crystals 3D

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Crystal Structure 3D

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Physical Properties

Hardness (Mohs)

4

VHN (Hardness Vickers)

263 (100g)

Density (g/cm³)

4.3 - 4.5 / Durchschnittlich = 4.4

4.483 ( ρ calc. Mineralienatlas )

Instability

+++ HNO3

Chemical Properties and Tests

schmilzt auf Kohle und wird weiß, löslich in HNO3, dabei entsteht eine blaue Lösung

Preface

Occurrences

Deutschland (Freiberg, Zinnwald); CR, Großbritanien (Cornwall); Australien (Tasmanien), Bolivien, ehem. UdSSR

Associations

Tetraedrit, Pyrit, Arsenopyrit, Kassiterit

Rareness

häufig

Name from

der Zusammensetzung (lat. stannium = Zinn)

Author (Name, Year)

Beudant, 1832

Relevance, Usage

gelegentlich als Sn-Erz

References

Strunz Mineralogical Tables 9. Edition.

Palache, Charles, Harry Berman & Clifford Frondel (1944), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana Yale University 1837-1892, Volume I: Elements, Sulfides, Sulfosalts, Oxides. John Wiley and Sons, Inc., New York. 7th edition, revised and enlarged, 834pp.: 224-226.

Canadian Mineralogist (1978): 16: 131.

Canadian Mineralogist (1979): 17: 125.

IMA group assignments

 
A2DEX4
 
 

 
 
Cu2CdSnS4
tetragonal
I42m

 
 
Cu2(Zn,Fe)GeS4
tetragonal
I42m

 
 
Cu3SbS4
tetragonal
I42m

 
 
Cu2(Fe,Zn)SnS4
tetragonal
I4

 
 
Ag2FeSnS4
tetragonal
I42m

 
 
Cu2(Zn,Fe)SnS4
tetragonal
I4

 
 
Cu2AgAsS4
tetragonal
I42m

 
 
Cu3SnS4
tetragonal
I42m

 
 
Cu3AsS4
tetragonal
I42m

 
 
Cu8Fe2ZnGe2S12
orthorhombisch
I222

 
 
Cu3SbSe4
tetragonal
I42m

 
 
(Cu,Ag)2(Fe,Zn)(Sn,In)S4
orthorhombisch
Pmn21

 
 
Ag2ZnSnS4
tetragonal
I42m, I4

 
 
Cu2FeSnS4
tetragonal
I42m

 
 
Cu8(Fe,Zn)3Sn2S12
orthorhombisch
I222


 
 
Cu2(Hg,Zn)SnS4
tetragonal
I4

 
 
Cu2(Zn,Fe)(Ge,Ga)S4
tetragonal
I42m

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

Ferrokësterite

Cu2(Fe,Zn)SnS4

tetragonal : 4 : I4

2.CB.15

Hocartite

Ag2FeSnS4

tetragonal : 42m : I42m

2.CB.15

Idaite

Cu3FeS4

tetragonal : 42m : I42m

2.CB.15

Keutschite

Cu2AgAsS4

tetragonal : 42m : I42m

2.CB.15

Kuramite

Cu3SnS4

tetragonal : 42m : I42m

2.CB.15

Kësterite

Cu2(Zn,Fe)SnS4

tetragonal : 4 : I4

2.CB.15

Mohite

Cu2SnS3

monoklin : m : Cc

2.CB.15

Pirquitasite

Ag2ZnSnS4

tetragonal : 42m, 4 : I42m, I4

2.CB.15

Stannite

Cu2FeSnS4

tetragonal : 42m : I42m

2.CB.15

Stannoidite

Cu8(Fe,Zn)3Sn2S12

orthorhombisch : 222 : I222

2.CB.15

Velikite

Cu2(Hg,Zn)SnS4

tetragonal : 4 : I4

2.CB.15

Černýite

Cu2CdSnS4

tetragonal : 42m : I42m

2.CB.15

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

Luzonite

Cu3AsS4

tetragonal : 42m : I42m

II/C.06-010

Famatinite

Cu3SbS4

tetragonal : 42m : I42m

II/C.06-020

Permingeatite

Cu3SbSe4

tetragonal : 42m : I42m

II/C.06-030

Briartite

Cu2(Zn,Fe)GeS4

tetragonal : 42m : I42m

II/C.06-040

Barquillite

Cu2(Cd,Fe)GeS4

tetragonal : 42m : I42m

II/C.06-045

Kuramite

Cu3SnS4

tetragonal : 42m : I42m

II/C.06-050

Stannite

Cu2FeSnS4

tetragonal : 42m : I42m

II/C.06-060

Ferrokësterite

Cu2(Fe,Zn)SnS4

tetragonal : 4 : I4

II/C.06-070

Kësterite

Cu2(Zn,Fe)SnS4

tetragonal : 4 : I4

II/C.06-080

Černýite

Cu2CdSnS4

tetragonal : 42m : I42m

II/C.06-090

Velikite

Cu2(Hg,Zn)SnS4

tetragonal : 4 : I4

II/C.06-100

Hocartite

Ag2FeSnS4

tetragonal : 42m : I42m

II/C.06-110

Pirquitasite

Ag2ZnSnS4

tetragonal : 42m, 4 : I42m, I4

II/C.06-120

Sakuraiite

(Cu,Zn,Fe)3(In,Sn)S4

II/C.06-130

Petrukite

(Cu,Ag)2(Fe,Zn)(Sn,In)S4

orthorhombisch : mm2 : Pmn21

II/C.06-140

Rhodostannite

(Cu,Ag)2FeSn3S8

tetragonal : 4/m : I41/a

II/C.06-150

Toyohaite

Ag2FeSn3S8

tetragonal : 4/m : I41/a

II/C.06-160

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

'Plumbostannite'

Pb2Fe2Sn2Sb2S11

2.CB.3

Stannite

Cu2FeSnS4

tetragonal : 42m : I42m

2.CB.300

Kuramite

Cu3SnS4

tetragonal : 42m : I42m

2.CB.310

Černýite

Cu2CdSnS4

tetragonal : 42m : I42m

2.CB.320

Velikite

Cu2(Hg,Zn)SnS4

tetragonal : 4 : I4

2.CB.340

Hocartite

Ag2FeSnS4

tetragonal : 42m : I42m

2.CB.350

Pirquitasite

Ag2ZnSnS4

tetragonal : 42m, 4 : I42m, I4

2.CB.360

Kësterite

Cu2(Zn,Fe)SnS4

tetragonal : 4 : I4

2.CB.370

Ferrokësterite

Cu2(Fe,Zn)SnS4

tetragonal : 4 : I4

2.CB.375

Stannoidite

Cu8(Fe,Zn)3Sn2S12

orthorhombisch : 222 : I222

2.CB.390

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

Chalcopyrite

CuFeS2

tetragonal : 42m : I42d

02.09.01.01

Eskebornite

CuFeSe2

tetragonal : 42m : P42c

02.09.01.02

Gallite

CuGaS2

tetragonal : 42m : I42d

02.09.01.03

Roquesite

CuInS2

tetragonal : 42m : I42d

02.09.01.04

Lenaite

AgFeS2

tetragonal : 42m : I42d

02.09.01.05

Laforêtite

AgInS2

tetragonal : 42m : I42d

02.09.01.06

Stannite

Cu2FeSnS4

tetragonal : 42m : I42m

02.09.02.01

Černýite

Cu2CdSnS4

tetragonal : 42m : I42m

02.09.02.02

Briartite

Cu2(Zn,Fe)GeS4

tetragonal : 42m : I42m

02.09.02.03

Kuramite

Cu3SnS4

tetragonal : 42m : I42m

02.09.02.04

Sakuraiite

(Cu,Zn,Fe)3(In,Sn)S4

02.09.02.05

Hocartite

Ag2FeSnS4

tetragonal : 42m : I42m

02.09.02.06

Pirquitasite

Ag2ZnSnS4

tetragonal : 42m, 4 : I42m, I4

02.09.02.07

Velikite

Cu2(Hg,Zn)SnS4

tetragonal : 4 : I4

02.09.02.08

Kësterite

Cu2(Zn,Fe)SnS4

tetragonal : 4 : I4

02.09.02.09

Ferrokësterite

Cu2(Fe,Zn)SnS4

tetragonal : 4 : I4

02.09.02.10

Barquillite

Cu2(Cd,Fe)GeS4

tetragonal : 42m : I42m

02.09.02.11

Chatkalite

Cu6Fe2+Sn2S8

tetragonal : 42m : P4m2

02.09.03.02

Stannoidite

Cu8(Fe,Zn)3Sn2S12

orthorhombisch : 222 : I222

02.09.03.03

Renierite

(Cu,Zn)11(Ge,As)2Fe4S16

tetragonal : 42m : P42c

02.09.04.01

Germanite

Cu13Fe2Ge2S16

kubisch : 43m : P43n

02.09.04.02

Maikainite

Cu10Fe3MoGe3S16

02.09.04.03

Ovamboite

Cu10Fe3WGe3S16

02.09.04.04

Morozeviczite

(Pb,Fe)3Ge1-xS4

02.09.05.01

Polkovicite

(Fe,Pb)3(Ge,Fe)1-xS4

02.09.05.02

Hemusite

Cu1+4Cu2+2SnMoS8

02.09.06.01

Kiddcreekite

Cu6SnWS8

02.09.06.02

Putoranite

Cu1.1Fe1.2S2

kubisch : m3m

02.09.07.01

Talnakhite

Cu9(Fe,Ni)8S16

kubisch : 43m : I43m

02.09.08.01

Haycockite

Cu4Fe5S8

02.09.08.02

Mooihoekite

Cu9Fe9S16

tetragonal : 42m : P42m

02.09.08.03

Raguinite

TlFeS2

monoklin : 2/m : C2/m

02.09.09.01

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Estannita

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English

Stannite

Russian

Вольфсонит

Russian

Станнин

Japanisch

黄錫鉱

Simplified Chinese

黄锡矿

Simplified Chinese

黝锡矿

Alternative Name

Bell-metal ore

Bolivianite (of Pauly)

German

Kassiterolamprit

Spanish

Kassiterolamprita

Kassiterolamprite

German

Stannin

Stannine

Spanish

Stannita

Stannite (of Dana)

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Norwegian (Bokmål)

Tinnkis

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Volfsonit

Spanish

Volfsonita

French

Volfsonite

English

Volfsonite

German

Zinnkies

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