Inorganic Solid Phases

(Mg1.14Fe0.34Ni0.52)SiO4 (Mg1.14Fe0.34Ni0.52[SiO4]) Crystal Structure

General Information

  • Phase Label(s): Mg1.14Fe0.34Ni0.52[SiO4]
  • Structure Class(es):
  • Classification by Properties:
  • Mineral Name(s): forsterite
  • Pearson Symbol: oP28
  • Space Group: 62
  • Phase Prototype: Mg2[SiO4]
  • Measurement Detail(s): Guinier-Hägg film (determination of cell and structural parameters), X-rays, Cr Kα1 (determination of cell and structural parameters)
  • Phase Class(es):
  • Compound Class(es): orthosilicate
  • Interpretation Detail(s): complete structure determined, trial-and-error
  • Sample Detail(s): olivine group sample from synthetic, sample prepared from SiO2, MgO, FeO, NiO, electron microprobe analysis; 35.6 wt.% SiO2, 27.4 wt.% MgO, 14.4 wt.% FeO, 23.1 wt.% NiO, powder (determination of cell and structural parameters)

Substance Summary

  • Standard Formula: Mg1.14Fe0.34Ni0.52[SiO4]
  • Alphabetic Formula: Fe0.34Mg1.14Ni0.52[SiO4]
  • Published Formula: (Mg1.14Fe0.34Ni0.52)SiO4
  • Refined Formula: Fe0.34Mg1.14Ni0.52O4Si
  • Wyckoff Sequence: 62,dc4a
  • Z Formula Units: 4
  • Density: ρ = 3.85 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

Displacement Parameters

Isotropic

Site
Published
B [nm2]
Type
Computed
Beq [nm2]

Experimental Details

Reference

3D Interactive Structure

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  • Database name

    PAULING FILE Multinaries Edition – 2012

  • Dataset ID

    sd_1213160

  • Copyright

    ©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

  • Credits

    SpringerMaterials Release 2016.

    Data generated pre-2002: © Springer & MPDS & NIMS; post-2001: © Springer & MPDS

    All Rights Reserved. Version 2016.10.

    Project Coordinator: Shuichi Iwata

    Section-Editor: Karin Cenzual (Crystal Structures)

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