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Zincite (Zinkit)

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Zinkit
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Zinkit

Franklin, Franklin Mining District, Sussex, New Jersey, USA. Bildbreite 0,7 mm.

Collection: Ulrich Baumgärtl
Copyright: Ulrich Baumgärtl
Contribution: Ulrich Baumgärtl 2014-11-09
Franklinit und Zinkit
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Franklinit und Zinkit

Größe: 30x25 mm; Fundort: Franklin Mine, Franklin, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA

Copyright: slugslayer
Contribution: slugslayer 2011-01-06
Zinkit
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Zinkit (SNr: A023256)

Hexagonale prismatische honigfarbene Kristalle, darauf körnige, winzige farblose bis weiße Wulfenit-Kristalle, mit weißen kugeligen Brianyoungit, , BB = 2,8 mm. Fundort: Krughütte, Lutherstadt Eisl...

Collection: Lithothek der Münchener Micromounter
Copyright: Hannes Osterhammer
Contribution: Münchener Micromounter 2011-09-17
Zinkit
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Zinkit (SNr: A022058)

Nadelige stängelige weiße Kristalle (EDX-Analyse), BB = 12 mm , Fundort: Herzog Julius-Hütte, Astfeld, Goslar, Harz, Niedersachsen, Deutschland.

Collection: Lithothek der Münchener Micromounter
Copyright: Bebo
Contribution: Münchener Micromounter 2014-09-08
Zinkit
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Zinkit

Recht eigentümliche Zinkitaggrregate auf Schlacke; BB ca. 3,0 mm 4xAmscope Objektiv; Aus 64 Einzelbildern zusammgesetzt per Combine ZP

Collection: Roadrunner
Copyright: Roadrunner
Contribution: Roadrunner 2017-12-21
Zinkit
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Zinkit

Größe: 1,24 mm; Fundort: Bergwerk Zorzone (Miniera di Zorzone), Vedratal (Val Vedra), Brembana-Tal, Bergamo, Lombardei (Lombardia), Italien

Collection: Domenico Preite
Copyright: Matteo Chinellato
Contribution: Hg 2010-11-15

Collectors Summary

Color rot, orange, gelb, weiß
Streak color orangegelb
Lustre Subdiamantglanz
Hardness (Mohs) 4
Solubility +++ Säuren
Crystal System hexagonal, P63mc

Chemism

Chemical formula

ZnO

Chemical composition

Zink, Sauerstoff

Unit weight: 81.40883 u; Number of atoms in the formula: 2

Info

Empirical formula:

ZnO

Element

Symbol

Weight%

Atoms

Atoms%

Atom weight (u)

Sum weight (u)

Oxygen

O

19.65

1

50.00

15.9994300

15.9994300

Zinc

Zn

80.35

1

50.00

65.4094000

65.4094000

Analysis wt%

ZnO : 94.85, MnO : 4.83 (Ref: Dana, 7th ed. 1)

Strunz 9th edition incl. updates

4.AB.20

4: Oxide, Hydroxide (Oxide, Hydroxide, V[5,6]-Vanadate, Arsenite, Antimonite, Bismutite, Sulfite, Selenite, Tellurite, Iodate)
A: Metall: Sauerstoff = 2:1 und 1:1
B: [Kation]:[Anion] (M:O) = 1:1 (und bis 1:1.25); mit nur kleinen bis mittelgroßen Kationen
20:Zinkit-Gruppe

Lapis Classification

IV/A.03-020

IV: OXIDE
A: Oxide mit Verhältnis Metall : Sauerstoff = 1:1 und 2:1 (M2O, MO)

Classification by Hölzel

4.AB.220

4: OXIDES
A: R2O and RO
B: Monoxides
2: Bromellite-Group

Hey's Chemical Index of Minerals

07.05.01

07: Oxides and Hydroxides
05: Oxides of Zn, Cd and Hg

Dana 8th edition

04.02.02.01

04: Oxide Minerals
02: Simple Oxides with a cation charge of 2+ (A++ O)

IMA status

Erstbeschreibung vor CNMNC-Gründung (1959), als Mineral meist anerkannt

Mineral status

anerkanntes Mineral

Optical Properties

Color

rot, orange, gelb, weiß

Streak color

orangegelb

Change in color

schwache Anisotropie, in reflektiertem Licht leicht rosa-brau

Diaphaneity (Transparency)

transparent, durchscheinend bis opak

Lustre

Subdiamantglanz

max. Birefringence

0.016

Birefringence chart\! Zincite title=Birefringence chart Zincite

Michel-Levy Color Chart viewed according to the maximum birefringence (at 30μm). Mineral color is not taken into account. Click on the image to enlarge or change thickness.

RI value α / ω / n

2.013

RI value γ / ε

2.029

Ri mean

2.018

2V angle

Uniaxial (+)

Optical Data Luminescence

Luminescence

gelblich-grün unter kurzwelligem UV Licht(nur bei hellgelbem Material aus der Sterling Mine).

Color LW-UV (365nm)

 

grünlich gelb

LW-UV Intensity

schwach

LW-UV Other Colors

     

gelblich weiß, blassgelb, gelblich

Afterglow (Persistant Luminescence)

keine Daten

Crystallography

Crystal System

hexagonal

Class (H-M)

6mm

Space Group number

186

Space Group

P63mc

Cell parameters a (Å)

3.249

Cell parameters b (Å)

-

Cell parameters c (Å)

5.205

Cell parameters a/b or c/a

1.602

Cell parameters c/b

-

Cell parameters α

90°

Cell parameters β

90°

Cell parameters γ

120°

Z

2

Volumne (ų)

47.583

X-Ray Powder Diffraction

2.816(70),
2.602(60),
2.476(100),
1.911(30),
1.626(40),
1.477(30),
1.379(30),
1.359(10)

XRD chart Zincite

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

Crystals 3D

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Crystal Structure 3D

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Physical Properties

Hardness (Mohs)

4

VHN (Hardness Vickers)

213 (100g)

Density (g/cm³)

5.64 (gemessen) 5.674 (berechnet)

5.682 ( ρ calc. Mineralienatlas )

Instability

+++ Säuren

Preface

Author (Name, Year)

Haidinger, 1845

References

Palache, C. (1910), American Journal of Science: 29: 177.

Berman (1927), American Mineralogist: 12: 168.

USA National Bureau of Standards Circular 539, 2 (1953), 25.

Acta Crystallographica B25 (1969), 1233.

Acta Crystallographica B45 (1989), 34.

Handbook of Mineralogy (Anthony et al.), 3 (1997), 624.

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

Bromellite

BeO

hexagonal : 6mm : P63mc

4.AB.20

Zincite

ZnO

hexagonal : 6mm : P63mc

4.AB.20

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

Bromellite

BeO

hexagonal : 6mm : P63mc

IV/A.03-010

Zincite

ZnO

hexagonal : 6mm : P63mc

IV/A.03-020

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

Bromellite

BeO

hexagonal : 6mm : P63mc

4.AB.200

Zincite

ZnO

hexagonal : 6mm : P63mc

4.AB.220

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

Periclase

MgO

kubisch : m3m : Fm3m

04.02.01.01

Bunsenite

NiO

kubisch : m3m : Fm3m

04.02.01.02

Manganosite

MnO

kubisch : m3m : Fm3m

04.02.01.03

Monteponite

CdO

kubisch : m3m : Fm3m

04.02.01.04

Lime

CaO

kubisch : m3m : Fm3m

04.02.01.05

Zincite

ZnO

hexagonal : 6mm : P63mc

04.02.02.01

Bromellite

BeO

hexagonal : 6mm : P63mc

04.02.02.02

Tenorite

CuO

monoklin : 2/m : C2/c

04.02.03.01

Litharge

PbO

tetragonal : 4/mmm : P4/nmm

04.02.04.01

Romarchite

SnO

tetragonal : 4/mmm : P4/nmm

04.02.05.01

Montroydite

HgO

orthorhombisch : mmm : Pnma

04.02.06.01

Massicot

PbO

orthorhombisch : mmm : Pbcm

04.02.07.01

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

Zincite

ZnO

hexagonal : 6mm : P63mc

07.05.01

Woodruffite

Zn2+(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10·4H2O

monoklin : 2/m : B2/m, C2/m

07.05.09

Other languages

Spanish

Cincita

English

Zincite

French

Zincite

German

Zinkit

Russian

Цинкит

Simplified Chinese

氧化锌

Simplified Chinese

红锌矿

Alternative Name

German

Ancramit

Spanish

Ancramita

Ancramite

Apartalite

Brucite (of Dufrnoy)

Brucite (of Dufrénoy)

Red Oxide of Zinc

Red Zink Ore

German

Rothzinkerz

German

Rotzinkerz

Ruby Zinc (of Alger)

Norwegian (Bokmål)

Sinkitt

German

Spartalit

Spanish

Spartalita

Spartalite

Sterlingite (of Alger)

French

Zinc oxydé

Zincit

Italian

Zincita

Japanisch

紅亜鉛鉱

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