Inorganic Solid Phases

Zn4Si2O7(OH)2·H2O (Zn4[Si2O7][OH]2[H2O] rt) Crystal Structure

General Information

  • Phase Label(s): Zn4[Si2O7][OH]2[H2O] rt
  • Structure Class(es):
  • Classification by Properties:
  • Mineral Name(s): hemimorphite
  • Pearson Symbol: oI32
  • Space Group: 44
  • Phase Prototype: Zn4[Si2O7][OH]2[H2O]
  • Measurement Detail(s): automatic diffractometer (determination of cell and structural parameters), X-rays, Mo Kα (determination of structural parameters), T = 298 K (determination of cell and structural parameters)
  • Phase Class(es):
  • Compound Class(es): hydroxide, disilicate, hydrate
  • Interpretation Detail(s): positions of non-H atoms determined; refinement techniques compared, least-squares refinement; 1497 reflections; I > 3σ(I), R = 0.028
  • Sample Detail(s): hemimorphite sample from Mexico, Chihuahua, Santa Eulalia, single crystal (determination of cell parameters), single crystal, 0.226 mm diameter (determination of structural parameters)

Substance Summary

  • Standard Formula: Zn4[Si2O7][OH]2[H2O]
  • Alphabetic Formula: [H2O][OH]2[Si2O7]Zn4
  • Published Formula: Zn4Si2O7(OH)2·H2O
  • Refined Formula: H4O10Si2Zn4
  • Wyckoff Sequence: 44,e2d3ca
  • Z Formula Units: 2
  • Density: ρ = 3.49 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
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_2041803

  • 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.

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    All Rights Reserved. Version 2016.10.

    Project Coordinator: Shuichi Iwata

    Section-Editor: Karin Cenzual (Crystal Structures)

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