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Schachnerite (Schachnerit)

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Schachnerit (SNr: MLB-Schach-2-2-1)

Bildhöhe etwa 4,4 mm: Schachnerit und Paraschachnerit als ausgeblühte schwarze Kruste auf Moschellandsbergit; Grube Carolina, Moschellandsberg, Pfalz

Collection: Klaus Schäfer
Copyright: Klaus Schäfer
Contribution: Klaus Schäfer 2016-03-08
Locality: Grube Carolina / Moschellandsberg / Obermoschel / Donnersbergkreis / Rheinland-Pfalz / Deutschland

Collectors Summary

Color silbergrau
Streak color silberweiß
Lustre Metallglanz
Hardness (Mohs) 3.5
Solubility +++ HNO3
Crystal System hexagonal, P63/mmc

Chemism

Chemical formula

Ag1.1Hg0.9

Chemical composition

Quecksilber, Silber

Unit weight: 299.187842 u; Number of atoms in the formula: 2

Info

Empirical formula:

Ag1.1Hg0.9

Element

Symbol

Weight%

Atoms

Atoms%

Atom weight (u)

Sum weight (u)

Silver

Ag

39.66

1.1

55.00

107.8682200

118.6550420

Mercury

Hg

60.34

0.9

45.00

200.5920000

180.5328000

Analysis wt%

Ag : 39.66, Hg : 60.34 (Ref: berechnet)

Strunz 9th edition incl. updates

1.AD.15

1: Elemente (Metalle, intermetallische Legierungen, Metalloide u. Nichtmetalle, Carbide, Silicide, Nitride u. Phosphide)
A: Metalle und intermetallische Legierungen
D: Quecksilber-Amalgam-Familie
15:Silberamalgam-Gruppe

Lapis Classification

I/A.02-050

I: ELEMENTE
A: Metalle und intermetallische Verbindungen

Classification by Hölzel

1.AE.330

1: ELEMENTS
A: Metals, Intermetallic Compounds, and Alloys
E: Mercury & Amalgam-Group

Hey's Chemical Index of Minerals

01.16

01: Elements and Alloys (including the arsenides, antimonides and bismuthides of Cu, Ag and Au)

Dana 8th edition

01.01.08.02

01: Native Elements and Alloys
01: Native Elements with metallic elements other than the platinum group
08: Silver Amalgam Alloys

IMA status

anerkannt

Mineral status

anerkanntes Mineral

Optical Properties

Color

silbergrau

Streak color

silberweiß

Change in color

keine Bireflektion beobachtet, schwache Anisotropie

Diaphaneity (Transparency)

unduchsichtig

Lustre

Metallglanz

Anisotropism

sehr schwach

Reflectivity Ø

73.96

Crystallography

Crystal System

hexagonal

Class (H-M)

6/mmm

Space Group number

194

Space Group

P63/mmc

Cell parameters a (Å)

2.978

Cell parameters b (Å)

-

Cell parameters c (Å)

4.842

Cell parameters a/b or c/a

1.626

Cell parameters c/b

-

Cell parameters α

90°

Cell parameters β

90°

Cell parameters γ

120°

Z

1

Volumne (ų)

37.188

X-Ray Powder Diffraction

2.564(3),
2.404(6),
2.267(10),
1.756(3),
1.481(4),
1.361(5),
1.263(6),
0.831(4)

XRD chart Schachnerite

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

Crystals 3D

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Physical Properties

Hardness (Mohs)

3.5

VHN (Hardness Vickers)

148 (100g)

Density (g/cm³)

13.5 (berechnet)

13.359 ( ρ calc. Mineralienatlas )

Instability

+++ HNO3

Preface

Name from

Doris Schachner-Korn (1904-1988), Professor der Mineralogie, Technische Universität Darmstadt, Duestchland.

Author (Name, Year)

Seeliger & Mücke, 1972

References

American Mineralogist 58: 347 (1973).

Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, Abhandlungen: 117: 1-18.

European Journal of Mineralogy: 5: 903-914.

Strunz Mineralogical Tables 9. Edition (2001), 39.

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

Eugenite

Ag11Hg2

kubisch : 43m : I43m

1.AD.15

Luanheite

Ag3Hg

1.AD.15

Moschellandsbergite

Ag2Hg3

kubisch : 23 : I23

1.AD.15

Paraschachnerite

Ag1.2Hg0.8

orthorhombisch : mmm, mm2, mm2 : Cmcm, Cmc21, C2cm

1.AD.15

Schachnerite

Ag1.1Hg0.9

hexagonal : 6/mmm : P63/mmc

1.AD.15

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

Mercury

Hg

trigonal : 3m : R3m

I/A.02-010

Kolymite

Cu7Hg6

kubisch : 43m : I43m

I/A.02-020

Belendorffite

Cu7Hg6

trigonal : 3m : R3m

I/A.02-022

Eugenite

Ag11Hg2

kubisch : 43m : I43m

I/A.02-028

Moschellandsbergite

Ag2Hg3

kubisch : 23 : I23

I/A.02-030

Luanheite

Ag3Hg

I/A.02-040

Schachnerite

Ag1.1Hg0.9

hexagonal : 6/mmm : P63/mmc

I/A.02-050

Paraschachnerite

Ag1.2Hg0.8

orthorhombisch : mmm, mm2, mm2 : Cmcm, Cmc21, C2cm

I/A.02-060

'Goldamalgam'

(Au,Ag)Hg

kubisch : m3m : Im3m

I/A.02-070

Weishanite

(Au,Ag)1.2Hg0.8

hexagonal : 6/mmm : P63/mmc

I/A.02-080

Potarite

PdHg

tetragonal : 4/mmm : P4/mmm

I/A.02-090

Leadamalgam

Pb0.7Hg0.3

tetragonal : 4/mmm : I4/mmm

I/A.02-100

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

Eugenite

Ag11Hg2

kubisch : 43m : I43m

1.AE.300

Luanheite

Ag3Hg

1.AE.310

Paraschachnerite

Ag1.2Hg0.8

orthorhombisch : mmm, mm2, mm2 : Cmcm, Cmc21, C2cm

1.AE.320

Schachnerite

Ag1.1Hg0.9

hexagonal : 6/mmm : P63/mmc

1.AE.330

Moschellandsbergite

Ag2Hg3

kubisch : 23 : I23

1.AE.340

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

Gold

Au

kubisch : m3m : Fm3m

01.01.01.01

Silver

Ag

kubisch : m3m : Fm3m

01.01.01.02

Copper

Cu

kubisch : m3m : Fm3m

01.01.01.03

Lead

Pb

kubisch : m3m : Fm3m

01.01.01.04

Aluminium

Al

kubisch : m3m : Fm3m

01.01.01.05

Auricupride

Cu3Au

kubisch : m3m : Pm3m

01.01.02.01

Tetra-auricupride

AuCu

tetragonal : 4/mmm : P4/mmm

01.01.02.02

Yuanjiangite

AuSn

hexagonal : 6/mmm : P63/mmc

01.01.02.03

Maldonite

Au2Bi

kubisch : m3m : Fd3m

01.01.03.01

Anyuiite

AuPb2

tetragonal : 4/mmm : I4/mcm

01.01.04.01

Hunchunite

Au2Pb

kubisch : m3m : Fd3m

01.01.04.02

Zinc

Zn

hexagonal : 6/mmm : P63/mmc

01.01.05.01

Cadmium

Cd

hexagonal : 6/mmm : P63/mmc

01.01.05.02

Danbaite

CuZn2

01.01.06.01

Zhanghengite

ß-CuZn

kubisch : m3m : Im3m

01.01.06.02

Mercury

Hg

trigonal : 3m : R3m

01.01.07.01

Moschellandsbergite

Ag2Hg3

kubisch : 23 : I23

01.01.08.01

Schachnerite

Ag1.1Hg0.9

hexagonal : 6/mmm : P63/mmc

01.01.08.02

Paraschachnerite

Ag1.2Hg0.8

orthorhombisch : mmm, mm2, mm2 : Cmcm, Cmc21, C2cm

01.01.08.03

Luanheite

Ag3Hg

01.01.08.04

Eugenite

Ag11Hg2

kubisch : 43m : I43m

01.01.08.05

Weishanite

(Au,Ag)1.2Hg0.8

hexagonal : 6/mmm : P63/mmc

01.01.08.06

Kolymite

Cu7Hg6

kubisch : 43m : I43m

01.01.09.01

Belendorffite

Cu7Hg6

trigonal : 3m : R3m

01.01.09.02

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

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English

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French

Schachnerite

Russian

Шахнерит

Simplified Chinese

六方汞银矿

Alternative Name

German

Amalgamit

Simplified Chinese

六方银汞矿

IMA Number

IMA 1971-055

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