Inorganic Solid Phases

CePO4 (Ce[PO4] mon) Crystal Structure

General Information

  • Phase Label(s): Ce[PO4] mon
  • Structure Class(es):
  • Classification by Properties: antiferromagnet AFM
  • Mineral Name(s): monazite-(Ce)
  • Pearson Symbol: mP24
  • Space Group: 14
  • Phase Prototype: Ce[PO4]
  • Measurement Detail(s): rotation photographs (determination of cell parameters), oscillation photographs (determination of structural parameters), X-rays, Cu Kα (determination of cell parameters), X-rays, Mo Kα (determination of structural parameters)
  • Phase Class(es):
  • Compound Class(es): orthophosphate
  • Interpretation Detail(s): complete structure determined, trial-and-error
  • Sample Detail(s): monazite-(Ce) sample from Japan, Fukushima Prefecture, Ishikawa, sample prepared from monazite-(Ce), chemical analysis; 26.24 wt.% Ce2O3, 24.85 wt.% [Ce]2O3, 4.32 wt.% [Y]2O3, 26.69 wt.% P2O5, 2.73 wt.% SiO2, 1.11 wt.% CaO, 1.49 wt.% Fe2O3, 0.09 wt.% Al2O3, 0.20 wt.% H2O, single crystal (determination of cell parameters), single crystal, 0.2 mm diameter, 1.0 mm length (determination of structural parameters)

Substance Summary

  • Standard Formula: Ce[PO4]
  • Alphabetic Formula: Ce[PO4]
  • Published Formula: CePO4
  • Refined Formula: CeO4P
  • Wyckoff Sequence: 14,e6
  • Z Formula Units: 4
  • Density: ρ = 5.26 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

Experimental Details

Reference

3D Interactive Structure

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  • Database name

    PAULING FILE Multinaries Edition – 2012

  • Dataset ID

    sd_1721543

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    ©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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    Project Coordinator: Shuichi Iwata

    Section-Editor: Karin Cenzual (Crystal Structures)

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