登录注册
主页关于 MindatMindat手册Mindat的历史版权Who We Are联系我们于 Mindat.org刊登广告
捐赠给 MindatCorporate Sponsorship赞助板页已赞助的板页在 Mindat刊登 广告的广告商于 Mindat.org刊登广告
Learning CenterWhat is a mineral?The most common minerals on earthInformation for EducatorsMindat ArticlesThe Elements书籍及杂志
搜索矿物的性质搜索矿物的化学Advanced Locality Search随意显示任何一 种矿物Random Locality使用minID搜索邻近产地Search Articles搜索词汇表更多搜索选项
搜索:
矿物名称:
地区产地名称:
关键字:
 
Mindat手册添加新照片Rate Photos产区编辑报告Coordinate Completion Report添加词汇表项目
Mining Companies统计会员列表Mineral Museums矿物展及活动The Mindat目录表设备设置
照片搜索Photo Galleries今天最新的照片昨天最新的照片用户照片相集过去每日精选照片相集Mineral Photography

Schmitterite

This page is currently not sponsored. Click here to sponsor this page.
Hide all sections | Show all sections

About SchmitteriteHide

Formula:
(UO2)(TeO3)
Colour:
Very pale straw yellow, colourless to pale yellow
Lustre:
Pearly
Hardness:
1
Specific Gravity:
6.916 (Calculated)
Crystal System:
Orthorhombic
Name:
Named in honor of Eduardo Schmitter Villada (21 June 1904, Toluca, Mexico - 1982(?)), Professor of Mineralogy and Petrology at the National University of Mexico and also Research Petrologist at the Mexican Institute of Geology at the University.
Structurally related to Moctezumite.


Classification of SchmitteriteHide

Approved
First Published:
1971
4.JK.70

4 : OXIDES (Hydroxides, V[5,6] vanadates, arsenites, antimonites, bismuthites, sulfites, selenites, tellurites, iodates)
J : Arsenites, antimonites, bismuthites, sulfites, selenites, tellurites; iodates
K : Tellurites without additional anions, without H2O
Dana 7th ed.:
34.1.7.1
34.1.6.1

34 : SELENITES, TELLURITES AND SULFITES
1 : A(XO3)
28.3.19

28 : Selenites, Selenates, Tellurites, and Tellurates
3 : Tellurites

Physical Properties of SchmitteriteHide

Pearly
Colour:
Very pale straw yellow, colourless to pale yellow
Hardness:
Density:
6.916 g/cm3 (Calculated)

Chemical Properties of SchmitteriteHide

Formula:
(UO2)(TeO3)
IMA Formula:
(UO2)(Te4+O3)

Crystallography of SchmitteriteHide

Crystal System:
Orthorhombic
Cell Parameters:
a = 7.86 Å, b = 10.08 Å, c = 5.36 Å
Ratio:
a:b:c = 0.78 : 1 : 0.532
Unit Cell V:
424.67 ų (Calculated from Unit Cell)

Type Occurrence of SchmitteriteHide

Place of Conservation of Type Material:
Institute of Geology, National University of Mexico, Mexico City, Mexico.
Smithsonian Institution, U.S. National Museum, Washington, D.C., specimen 122475.
Reference:
Gaines, R.V. (1971) Schmitterite—a new uranyl tellurite from Moctezuma, Sonora. American Mineralogist: 56: 411-415.

Synonyms of SchmitteriteHide

Other Language Names for SchmitteriteHide

Common AssociatesHide

Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
14 photos of Schmitterite associated with EmmonsiteFe3+2(TeO3)3 · 2H2O
3 photos of Schmitterite associated with MoctezumitePb(UO2)(TeO3)2
2 photos of Schmitterite associated with QuartzSiO2

Related Minerals - Nickel-Strunz GroupingHide

4.JK.05WinstanleyiteTiTe4+3O8Iso. m3 (2/m 3) : Ia3
4.JK.05Walfordite(Fe3+,Te6+)Te4+3O8Iso. m3 (2/m 3) : Ia3
4.JK.10SpiroffiteMn2+2Te4+3O8Mon. 2/m : B2/b
4.JK.10ZincospiroffiteZn2Te4+3O8Mon. 2/m
4.JK.15BalyakiniteCu(TeO3)Orth.
4.JK.20RajiteCu(Te4+2O5)Mon. 2/m : P21/b
4.JK.25CarlfriesiteCaTe4+2Te6+O8Mon. 2/m : B2/b
4.JK.30Denningite(Mn2+,Ca,Zn)Te4+2O5Tet.
4.JK.35ChekhovichiteBi2Te4+4O11Mon. 2/m
4.JK.40SmirniteBi2Te4+O5Orth. mm2
4.JK.45Choloalite(Cu,Sb)3(Pb,Ca)3(TeO3)6ClIso. 4 3 2 : P41 3 2
4.JK.50FairbankitePb(TeO3)Tric.
4.JK.55PlumbotelluritePb(TeO3)Orth.
4.JK.60Magnolite(Hg+2)(Te4+O3)Orth. mm2
4.JK.65MoctezumitePb(UO2)(TeO3)2Mon.
4.JK.75Cliffordite(UO2)Te4+3O7Iso. m3 (2/m 3) : Pa3

Related Minerals - Hey's Chemical Index of Minerals GroupingHide

28.3.1BalyakiniteCu(TeO3)Orth.
28.3.2RajiteCu(Te4+2O5)Mon. 2/m : P21/b
28.3.3GraemiteCu[TeO3] · H2OOrth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pmma
28.3.4TeineiteCu2+(Te4+O3) · 2H2OOrth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m)
28.3.5CesbroniteCu2+3Te6+O4(OH)4Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Cmcm
28.3.6MroseiteCaTe4+(CO3)O2Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pbca
28.3.7QuetzalcoatliteZn6Cu3(TeO6)2(OH)6 · AgxPbyClx+2yTrig. 3m (3 2/m) : P3m1
28.3.8ZemanniteMg0.5ZnFe3+(Te4+O3)3 · 4.5H2OHex. 6/m : P63/m
28.3.9KinichiliteMg0.5Mn2+Fe3+(Te4+O3)3 · 4.5H2OHex. 6/m : P63/m
28.3.10Denningite(Mn2+,Ca,Zn)Te4+2O5Tet.
28.3.11SpiroffiteMn2+2Te4+3O8Mon. 2/m : B2/b
28.3.12WinstanleyiteTiTe4+3O8Iso. m3 (2/m 3) : Ia3
28.3.13FairbankitePb(TeO3)Tric.
28.3.14PlumbotelluritePb(TeO3)Orth.
28.3.15Choloalite(Cu,Sb)3(Pb,Ca)3(TeO3)6ClIso. 4 3 2 : P41 3 2
28.3.16SmirniteBi2Te4+O5Orth. mm2
28.3.17ChekhovichiteBi2Te4+4O11Mon. 2/m
28.3.18Cliffordite(UO2)Te4+3O7Iso. m3 (2/m 3) : Pa3
28.3.20MoctezumitePb(UO2)(TeO3)2Mon.
28.3.21EmmonsiteFe3+2(TeO3)3 · 2H2OTric. 1 : P1
28.3.22BlakeiteFe3+2[TeO3]3 (?)
28.3.23MackayiteFe3+(Te4+2O5)(OH)Tet. 4/mmm (4/m 2/m 2/m) : I41/acd
28.3.24PoughiteFe3+2(TeO3)2(SO4)(H2O)2 · H2OOrth.
28.3.25SonoraiteFe3+(TeO3)(OH) · H2OMon.
28.3.26RodalquilariteFe2(TeO2OH)3(TeO3)ClTric. 1 : P1
28.3.27EztlitePb2+2Fe3+3(Te4+ O3)3(SO4)O2ClMon. m : Bm
28.3.28KeystoneiteMg0.5Ni2+Fe3+(Te4+O3)3 · 4.5H2OHex.

Other InformationHide

Health Risks:
No information on health risks for this material has been entered into the database. You should always treat mineral specimens with care.

References for SchmitteriteHide

Reference List:
Sort by Year (asc) | by Year (desc) | by Author (A-Z) | by Author (Z-A)
Gaines, R.V. (1971) Schmitterite—a new uranyl tellurite from Moctezuma, Sonora. American Mineralogist: 56: 411-415.
Galy, J., Meunier, G. (1971) A propos de la cliffordite UTe3O8. Le système UO3–TeO2 à 700°C. Structure cristalline de UTe3O9. Acta Crystallographica: B27: 608-616.
Meunier, G., Galy, J. (1973) Structure cristalline de la schmitterite
synthétique UTeO5. Acta Crystallographica: B29: 125l-1255.
Bulletin de la Société française de Minéralogie et de Cristallographie (1976): 99: 334.
Loopstra, B.O., Brandenburg, N.P. (1978) Uranyl selenite and uranyl tellurite. Acta Crystallographica: B34: 1335-1337.
Swihart, G.H., Gupta, P.K.S., Schlemper, E.O., Back, M.E., Gaines, R.V. (1993) The crystal structure of moctezumite [PbUO2](TeO3)2. American Mineralogist: 78: 835-839.
Burns, P.C. (2005) U6+ minerals and inorganic compounds: insights into an expanded structural hierarchy of crystal structures. Canadian Mineralogist: 43: 1839-1894.

Internet Links for SchmitteriteHide

Localities for SchmitteriteHide

This map shows a selection of localities that have latitude and longitude coordinates recorded. Click on the symbol to view information about a locality. The symbol next to localities in the list can be used to jump to that position on the map.

Locality ListHide

- This locality has map coordinates listed. - This locality has estimated coordinates. ⓘ - Click for further information on this occurrence. ? - Indicates mineral may be doubtful at this locality. - Good crystals or important locality for species. - World class for species or very significant. (TL) - Type Locality for a valid mineral species. (FRL) - First Recorded Locality for everything else (eg varieties). Struck out - Mineral was erroneously reported from this locality. Faded * - Never found at this locality but inferred to have existed at some point in the past (eg from pseudomorphs.)

All localities listed without proper references should be considered as questionable.
Czech Republic
 
  • Ústí nad Labem Region
    • Teplice District
Pauliš P., Kopecký S., Černý P. 2007: Uranové minerály České Republiky a jejich naleziště. 1. část. (Kutna Hora, issue 1)]
DR Congo
 
  • Haut-Katanga
    • Kambove District
      • Shinkolobwe
Deliens, M. (1996) Overzicht van de mineralogie van de koper-, kobalt- en uraniumvoorkomens in Zuid-Shaba (Zaïre). Pages 35-49 in: Schatten der Aarde. Van mineraal tot juweel. Tentoonstelling in de abdij Saint-Gérard de Brogne van 27 april tot 27 oktober 1996. Catalogus opgemaakt onder de leiding van R. Warin, AGAB en P. Van hee, MKA (in Dutch).
Mexico
 
  • Sonora
    • Moctezuma Municipality
Lapis 2001(1), 11-40
Amer.Min.(1971) 56, 411-415
Lapis 2001(1), 11-40
Brent Thorne
Norway
 
  • Trøndelag
    • Oppdal
      • Gråurdfjellet
Rumsey, M.S., Welch, M.D., Mo, F., Kleppe, A.K., Spratt, J., Kampf, A.R., Raanes, M.P. (2018) Millsite CuTeO3·2H2O: a new polymorph of teineite from Gråurdfjellet, Oppdal kommune, Norway. Mineralogical Magazine: 82: 433-444
 
矿物 and/or 产地  
版权所有© mindat.org1993年至2020年,除了规定的地方。 Mindat.org全赖于全球数千个以上成员和支持者们的参与。
隐私政策 - 条款和条款细则 - 联络我们 Current server date and time: 2020.1.28 03:36:15 Page generated: 2019.12.23 19:04:53
Go to top of page