Inorganic Solid Phases

Mg(Al2−yCry)O4 (MgCr0.2Al1.8O4, T = 923 K) Crystal Structure

General Information

  • Phase Label(s): MgCr0.2Al1.8O4
  • Structure Class(es): spinel family
  • Classification by Properties:
  • Mineral Name(s): spinel
  • Pearson Symbol: cF56
  • Space Group: 227
  • Phase Prototype: MgAl2O4
  • Measurement Detail(s): automatic diffractometer; 24 (determination of cell parameters), automatic diffractometer; Kuma Diffraction KM-4 (determination of structural parameters), X-rays, Mo Kα (determination of cell and structural parameters), T = 923 K (determination of cell and structural parameters)
  • Phase Class(es):
  • Compound Class(es): oxide
  • Interpretation Detail(s): complete structure determined, full-matrix least-squares refinement, R = 0.0226; wR = 0.0389
  • Sample Detail(s): spinel group sample from Russia, Lake Baikal, electron microprobe analysis; Mg0.995(5)Al1.970(5)Cr0.030(2)Zn0.005(1)O4, single crystal (determination of cell and structural parameters)

Substance Summary

  • Standard Formula: MgCr0.03Al1.97O4
  • Alphabetic Formula: Al1.97Cr0.03MgO4
  • Published Formula: Mg(Al2−yCry)O4
  • Refined Formula: Al1.97Cr0.03MgO4
  • Wyckoff Sequence: 227,ecb
  • Z Formula Units: 8
  • Density: ρ = 3.59 Mg·m−3

Crystallographic Data

Cell Parameters

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

Atom Coordinates

Standardized

Site
Element
Wyckoff Symbol
Symmetry
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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_1123577

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

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

    villars.mpds@bluewin.ch

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    Section-Editor: Karin Cenzual (Crystal Structures)

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