Inorganic Solid Phases

[Hg2]3Cl3O2H (Hg6Cl3O[OH]) Crystal Structure

General Information

  • Phase Label(s): Hg6Cl3O[OH]
  • Structure Class(es):
  • Classification by Properties:
  • Mineral Name(s): eglestonite
  • Pearson Symbol: cI176
  • Space Group: 230
  • Phase Prototype: Hg6Cl3O[OH]
  • Measurement Detail(s): diffractometer (determination of cell parameters), X-rays (determination of cell parameters)
  • Phase Class(es):
  • Compound Class(es): hydroxide, chloride, oxide
  • Interpretation Detail(s): cell parameters determined and structure type assigned
  • Sample Detail(s): eglestonite sample from synthetic, sample prepared from Hg2Cl2, KOH, H2O, chemical analysis; Hg/Cl ratio 2/1; 0.62-0.75 wt.% H2O, powder (determination of cell parameters)

Substance Summary

  • Standard Formula: Hg6Cl3O[OH]
  • Alphabetic Formula: Cl3Hg6O[OH]
  • Published Formula: [Hg2]3Cl3O2H
  • Refined Formula:
  • Wyckoff Sequence:
  • Z Formula Units: 16
  • Density: ρ = 8.65 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.

Experimental Details

Reference

3D Interactive Structure

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  • Database name

    PAULING FILE Multinaries Edition – 2012

  • Dataset ID

    sd_1714844

  • 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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