Inorganic Solid Phases

Co2(H2O)4Mo(CN)8·4H2O (MoCo2[CN]8[H2O]8) Crystal Structure

General Information

  • Phase Label(s): MoCo2[CN]8[H2O]8
  • Structure Class(es):
  • Classification by Properties:
  • Mineral Name(s):
  • Pearson Symbol: tI108
  • Space Group: 87
  • Phase Prototype: WCo2[CN]8[H2O]8
  • Measurement Detail(s): automatic diffractometer; Rigaku Saturn (determination of structural parameters), X-rays, Mo Kα; λ = 0.071073 nm (determination of structural parameters), T = 293(2) K (determination of structural parameters)
  • Phase Class(es):
  • Compound Class(es): cyanide, hydrate
  • Interpretation Detail(s): complete structure determined, full-matrix least-squares refinement on F2; 67 variables; 905 reflections; I > 2σ(I), R = 0.0172; wR = 0.0462
  • Sample Detail(s): sample prepared from K4[Mo[CN]8][H2O], CoCl2[H2O]6, chemical analysis; 17.1 wt.% C, 2.7 wt.% H, 19.6 wt.% N, single crystal, 0.14×0.20×0.26 mm3 (determination of structural parameters)

Substance Summary

  • Standard Formula: MoCo2[CN]8[H2O]8
  • Alphabetic Formula: [CN]8Co2[H2O]8Mo
  • Published Formula: Co2(H2O)4Mo(CN)8·4H2O
  • Refined Formula: C8Co2H16MoN8O8
  • Wyckoff Sequence: 87,i5h3e
  • Z Formula Units: 4
  • Density: ρ = 2.05 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
U [nm2]
Type
Computed
Beq [nm2]

Anisotropic

Site
U11 [nm2]
U22 [nm2]
U33 [nm2]
U12 [nm2]
U13 [nm2]
U23 [nm2]

Experimental Details

Reference

3D Interactive Structure

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  • Database name

    PAULING FILE Multinaries Edition – 2012

  • Dataset ID

    sd_1717451

  • 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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