Inorganic Solid Phases

WCl4·S8 (WS9Cl4) Crystal Structure

General Information

  • Phase Label(s): WS9Cl4
  • Structure Class(es):
  • Classification by Properties:
  • Mineral Name(s):
  • Pearson Symbol: tP112
  • Space Group: 114
  • Phase Prototype: WS9Cl4
  • Measurement Detail(s): automatic diffractometer; 25 (determination of cell parameters), automatic diffractometer; Enraf-Nonius CAD4 (determination of structural parameters), X-rays, Mo Kα; λ = 0.071069 nm (determination of cell and structural parameters)
  • Phase Class(es):
  • Compound Class(es): chloride, sulfide
  • Interpretation Detail(s): complete structure determined, full-matrix least-squares refinement; 1412 reflections; I > 2σ(I), R = 0.035; wR = 0.046
  • Sample Detail(s): sample prepared from W[CO]6, S2Cl2, chemical analysis; 23.0 wt.% Cl, 47.0 wt.% S, 30.0 wt.% W, single crystal (determination of cell parameters), single crystal, 0.21×0.35×1.05 mm3 (determination of structural parameters)

Substance Summary

  • Standard Formula: WS9Cl4
  • Alphabetic Formula: Cl4S9W
  • Published Formula: WCl4·S8
  • Refined Formula: Cl4S9W
  • Wyckoff Sequence: 114,e14
  • Z Formula Units: 8
  • Density: ρ = 2.81 Mg·m−3

Crystallographic Data

Cell Parameters

Published Data
Standardized Data
Unit Cell
Niggli-Reduced Cell
Space Group
a
b
c
α
β
γ
a/b
b/c
c/a
V

Atom Coordinates

Standardized

Site
Element
Wyckoff Symbol
Symmetry
X
Y
Z
Occupation
Co-ord. No.
Atomic Env.

Published

Site
Element
Wyckoff Symbol
Symmetry
X
Y
Z
Occupation

Experimental Details

Reference

3D Interactive Structure

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  • Database name

    PAULING FILE Multinaries Edition – 2012

  • Dataset ID

    sd_1004375

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    ©Springer & Material Phases Data System (MPDS), Switzerland & National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS), Japan, 2016

  • Chief Editor

    Pierre Villars, Material Phases Data System (MPDS), CH-6354 Vitznau, Switzerland

    villars.mpds@bluewin.ch

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    SpringerMaterials Release 2016.

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    Project Coordinator: Shuichi Iwata

    Section-Editor: Karin Cenzual (Crystal Structures)

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