Inorganic Solid Phases

Ag3SbS3 Crystal Structure

General Information

  • Phase Label(s): Ag3SbS3 rhom
  • Structure Class(es):
  • Classification by Properties: semiconductor
  • Mineral Name(s): pyrargyrite
  • Pearson Symbol: hR42
  • Space Group: 161
  • Phase Prototype: Ag3AsS3
  • Measurement Detail(s): Weissenberg photographs (determination of cell parameters), automatic diffractometer; Buerger-Supper Pace-Picker (determination of structural parameters), X-rays, Cu Kα (determination of cell and structural parameters)
  • Phase Class(es):
  • Compound Class(es): sulfide
  • Interpretation Detail(s): complete structure determined, least-squares refinement; 191 reflections, R = 0.069
  • Sample Detail(s): pyrargyrite sample from Chile, chemical analysis; Ag41.11As0.20S44.53Sb14.16, single crystal (determination of cell parameters), single crystal, 0.169 mm diameter (determination of structural parameters)

Substance Summary

  • Standard Formula: Ag3SbS3
  • Alphabetic Formula: Ag3S3Sb
  • Published Formula: Ag3SbS3
  • Refined Formula: Ag3S3Sb
  • Wyckoff Sequence: 161,b2a
  • Z Formula Units: 6
  • Density: ρ = 5.86 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

Anisotropic

Site
B11 [nm2]
B22 [nm2]
B33 [nm2]
2B12 [nm2]
2B13 [nm2]
2B23 [nm2]

Experimental Details

Reference

3D Interactive Structure

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  • Database name

    PAULING FILE Multinaries Edition – 2012

  • Dataset ID

    sd_1703361

  • 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

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    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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