Chlorite [Mg3(Mg2Al)(Si3Al)O10(OH)8, $S5_{5}$] Structure : A3B5C4D2_mC112_15_a3ef_5f_4f_2f

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Prototype : Mg3O5(OH)4Si2
AFLOW prototype label : A3B5C4D2_mC112_15_a3ef_5f_4f_2f
Strukturbericht designation : $S5_{5}$
Pearson symbol : mC112
Space group number : 15
Space group symbol : $C2/c$
AFLOW prototype command : aflow --proto=A3B5C4D2_mC112_15_a3ef_5f_4f_2f
--params=
$a$,$b/a$,$c/a$,$\beta$,$y_{2}$,$y_{3}$,$y_{4}$,$x_{5}$,$y_{5}$,$z_{5}$,$x_{6}$,$y_{6}$,$z_{6}$,$x_{7}$,$y_{7}$,$z_{7}$,$x_{8}$,$y_{8}$,$z_{8}$,$x_{9}$,$y_{9}$,$z_{9}$,$x_{10}$,$y_{10}$,$z_{10}$,$x_{11}$,$y_{11}$,$z_{11}$,$x_{12}$,$y_{12}$,$z_{12}$,$x_{13}$,$y_{13}$,$z_{13}$,$x_{14}$,$y_{14}$,$z_{14}$,$x_{15}$,$y_{15}$,$z_{15}$,$x_{16}$,$y_{16}$,$z_{16}$


  • We follow the interpretation of (McMurchy, 1934) as given by (Downs, 2003): The sites we have labeled Mg ($4e$) are actually 2/3 magnesium and 1/3 aluminum, and the sites we have labeled Si ($8f$) are 3/4 silicon and 1/4 aluminum.

Base-centered Monoclinic primitive vectors:

\[ \begin{array}{ccc} \mathbf{a}_1 & = & \frac12 \, a \, \mathbf{\hat{x}} - \frac12 \, b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}} \\ \mathbf{a}_2 & = & \frac12 \, a \, \mathbf{\hat{x}} + \frac12 \, b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}} \\ \mathbf{a}_3 & = & c \cos\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{x}} + c \sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} \\ \end{array} \]

Basis vectors:

\[ \begin{array}{ccccccc} & & \mbox{Lattice Coordinates} & & \mbox{Cartesian Coordinates} &\mbox{Wyckoff Position} & \mbox{Atom Type} \\ \mathbf{B}_{1} & = & 0 \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + 0 \, \mathbf{a}_{2} + 0 \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & 0 \, \mathbf{\hat{x}} + 0 \, \mathbf{\hat{y}} + 0 \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(4a\right) & \mbox{Mg I} \\ \mathbf{B}_{2} & = & \frac{1}{2} \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \frac{1}{2}c\cos\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{x}} + \frac{1}{2}c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(4a\right) & \mbox{Mg I} \\ \mathbf{B}_{3} & = & -y_{2} \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + y_{2} \, \mathbf{a}_{2} + \frac{1}{4} \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \frac{1}{4}c\cos\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{x}} + y_{2}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}} + \frac{1}{4}c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(4e\right) & \mbox{Mg II} \\ \mathbf{B}_{4} & = & y_{2} \, \mathbf{a}_{1}-y_{2} \, \mathbf{a}_{2} + \frac{3}{4} \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \frac{3}{4}c\cos\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{x}}-y_{2}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}} + \frac{3}{4}c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(4e\right) & \mbox{Mg II} \\ \mathbf{B}_{5} & = & -y_{3} \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + y_{3} \, \mathbf{a}_{2} + \frac{1}{4} \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \frac{1}{4}c\cos\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{x}} + y_{3}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}} + \frac{1}{4}c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(4e\right) & \mbox{Mg III} \\ \mathbf{B}_{6} & = & y_{3} \, \mathbf{a}_{1}-y_{3} \, \mathbf{a}_{2} + \frac{3}{4} \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \frac{3}{4}c\cos\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{x}}-y_{3}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}} + \frac{3}{4}c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(4e\right) & \mbox{Mg III} \\ \mathbf{B}_{7} & = & -y_{4} \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + y_{4} \, \mathbf{a}_{2} + \frac{1}{4} \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \frac{1}{4}c\cos\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{x}} + y_{4}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}} + \frac{1}{4}c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(4e\right) & \mbox{Mg IV} \\ \mathbf{B}_{8} & = & y_{4} \, \mathbf{a}_{1}-y_{4} \, \mathbf{a}_{2} + \frac{3}{4} \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \frac{3}{4}c\cos\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{x}}-y_{4}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}} + \frac{3}{4}c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(4e\right) & \mbox{Mg IV} \\ \mathbf{B}_{9} & = & \left(x_{5}-y_{5}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + \left(x_{5}+y_{5}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{2} + z_{5} \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \left(x_{5}a+z_{5}c\cos\beta\right) \, \mathbf{\hat{x}} + y_{5}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}} + z_{5}c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(8f\right) & \mbox{Mg V} \\ \mathbf{B}_{10} & = & \left(-x_{5}-y_{5}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + \left(-x_{5}+y_{5}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{2} + \left(\frac{1}{2} - z_{5}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \left(\frac{1}{2}c\cos\beta - x_{5}a - z_{5}c\cos\beta\right) \, \mathbf{\hat{x}} + y_{5}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}} + \left(\frac{1}{2}-z_{5}\right)c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(8f\right) & \mbox{Mg V} \\ \mathbf{B}_{11} & = & \left(-x_{5}+y_{5}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + \left(-x_{5}-y_{5}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{2}-z_{5} \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \left(-x_{5}a-z_{5}c\cos\beta\right) \, \mathbf{\hat{x}}-y_{5}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}}-z_{5}c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(8f\right) & \mbox{Mg V} \\ \mathbf{B}_{12} & = & \left(x_{5}+y_{5}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + \left(x_{5}-y_{5}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{2} + \left(\frac{1}{2} +z_{5}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \left(\frac{1}{2}c\cos\beta +x_{5}a + z_{5}c\cos\beta\right) \, \mathbf{\hat{x}}-y_{5}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}} + \left(\frac{1}{2} +z_{5}\right)c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(8f\right) & \mbox{Mg V} \\ \mathbf{B}_{13} & = & \left(x_{6}-y_{6}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + \left(x_{6}+y_{6}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{2} + z_{6} \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \left(x_{6}a+z_{6}c\cos\beta\right) \, \mathbf{\hat{x}} + y_{6}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}} + z_{6}c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(8f\right) & \mbox{O I} \\ \mathbf{B}_{14} & = & \left(-x_{6}-y_{6}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + \left(-x_{6}+y_{6}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{2} + \left(\frac{1}{2} - z_{6}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \left(\frac{1}{2}c\cos\beta - x_{6}a - z_{6}c\cos\beta\right) \, \mathbf{\hat{x}} + y_{6}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}} + \left(\frac{1}{2}-z_{6}\right)c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(8f\right) & \mbox{O I} \\ \mathbf{B}_{15} & = & \left(-x_{6}+y_{6}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + \left(-x_{6}-y_{6}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{2}-z_{6} \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \left(-x_{6}a-z_{6}c\cos\beta\right) \, \mathbf{\hat{x}}-y_{6}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}}-z_{6}c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(8f\right) & \mbox{O I} \\ \mathbf{B}_{16} & = & \left(x_{6}+y_{6}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + \left(x_{6}-y_{6}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{2} + \left(\frac{1}{2} +z_{6}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \left(\frac{1}{2}c\cos\beta +x_{6}a + z_{6}c\cos\beta\right) \, \mathbf{\hat{x}}-y_{6}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}} + \left(\frac{1}{2} +z_{6}\right)c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(8f\right) & \mbox{O I} \\ \mathbf{B}_{17} & = & \left(x_{7}-y_{7}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + \left(x_{7}+y_{7}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{2} + z_{7} \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \left(x_{7}a+z_{7}c\cos\beta\right) \, \mathbf{\hat{x}} + y_{7}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}} + z_{7}c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(8f\right) & \mbox{O II} \\ \mathbf{B}_{18} & = & \left(-x_{7}-y_{7}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + \left(-x_{7}+y_{7}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{2} + \left(\frac{1}{2} - z_{7}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \left(\frac{1}{2}c\cos\beta - x_{7}a - z_{7}c\cos\beta\right) \, \mathbf{\hat{x}} + y_{7}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}} + \left(\frac{1}{2}-z_{7}\right)c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(8f\right) & \mbox{O II} \\ \mathbf{B}_{19} & = & \left(-x_{7}+y_{7}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + \left(-x_{7}-y_{7}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{2}-z_{7} \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \left(-x_{7}a-z_{7}c\cos\beta\right) \, \mathbf{\hat{x}}-y_{7}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}}-z_{7}c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(8f\right) & \mbox{O II} \\ \mathbf{B}_{20} & = & \left(x_{7}+y_{7}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + \left(x_{7}-y_{7}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{2} + \left(\frac{1}{2} +z_{7}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \left(\frac{1}{2}c\cos\beta +x_{7}a + z_{7}c\cos\beta\right) \, \mathbf{\hat{x}}-y_{7}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}} + \left(\frac{1}{2} +z_{7}\right)c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(8f\right) & \mbox{O II} \\ \mathbf{B}_{21} & = & \left(x_{8}-y_{8}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + \left(x_{8}+y_{8}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{2} + z_{8} \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \left(x_{8}a+z_{8}c\cos\beta\right) \, \mathbf{\hat{x}} + y_{8}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}} + z_{8}c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(8f\right) & \mbox{O III} \\ \mathbf{B}_{22} & = & \left(-x_{8}-y_{8}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + \left(-x_{8}+y_{8}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{2} + \left(\frac{1}{2} - z_{8}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \left(\frac{1}{2}c\cos\beta - x_{8}a - z_{8}c\cos\beta\right) \, \mathbf{\hat{x}} + y_{8}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}} + \left(\frac{1}{2}-z_{8}\right)c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(8f\right) & \mbox{O III} \\ \mathbf{B}_{23} & = & \left(-x_{8}+y_{8}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + \left(-x_{8}-y_{8}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{2}-z_{8} \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \left(-x_{8}a-z_{8}c\cos\beta\right) \, \mathbf{\hat{x}}-y_{8}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}}-z_{8}c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(8f\right) & \mbox{O III} \\ \mathbf{B}_{24} & = & \left(x_{8}+y_{8}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + \left(x_{8}-y_{8}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{2} + \left(\frac{1}{2} +z_{8}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \left(\frac{1}{2}c\cos\beta +x_{8}a + z_{8}c\cos\beta\right) \, \mathbf{\hat{x}}-y_{8}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}} + \left(\frac{1}{2} +z_{8}\right)c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(8f\right) & \mbox{O III} \\ \mathbf{B}_{25} & = & \left(x_{9}-y_{9}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + \left(x_{9}+y_{9}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{2} + z_{9} \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \left(x_{9}a+z_{9}c\cos\beta\right) \, \mathbf{\hat{x}} + y_{9}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}} + z_{9}c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(8f\right) & \mbox{O IV} \\ \mathbf{B}_{26} & = & \left(-x_{9}-y_{9}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + \left(-x_{9}+y_{9}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{2} + \left(\frac{1}{2} - z_{9}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \left(\frac{1}{2}c\cos\beta - x_{9}a - z_{9}c\cos\beta\right) \, \mathbf{\hat{x}} + y_{9}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}} + \left(\frac{1}{2}-z_{9}\right)c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(8f\right) & \mbox{O IV} \\ \mathbf{B}_{27} & = & \left(-x_{9}+y_{9}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + \left(-x_{9}-y_{9}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{2}-z_{9} \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \left(-x_{9}a-z_{9}c\cos\beta\right) \, \mathbf{\hat{x}}-y_{9}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}}-z_{9}c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(8f\right) & \mbox{O IV} \\ \mathbf{B}_{28} & = & \left(x_{9}+y_{9}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + \left(x_{9}-y_{9}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{2} + \left(\frac{1}{2} +z_{9}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \left(\frac{1}{2}c\cos\beta +x_{9}a + z_{9}c\cos\beta\right) \, \mathbf{\hat{x}}-y_{9}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}} + \left(\frac{1}{2} +z_{9}\right)c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(8f\right) & \mbox{O IV} \\ \mathbf{B}_{29} & = & \left(x_{10}-y_{10}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + \left(x_{10}+y_{10}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{2} + z_{10} \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \left(x_{10}a+z_{10}c\cos\beta\right) \, \mathbf{\hat{x}} + y_{10}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}} + z_{10}c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(8f\right) & \mbox{O V} \\ \mathbf{B}_{30} & = & \left(-x_{10}-y_{10}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + \left(-x_{10}+y_{10}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{2} + \left(\frac{1}{2} - z_{10}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \left(\frac{1}{2}c\cos\beta - x_{10}a - z_{10}c\cos\beta\right) \, \mathbf{\hat{x}} + y_{10}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}} + \left(\frac{1}{2}-z_{10}\right)c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(8f\right) & \mbox{O V} \\ \mathbf{B}_{31} & = & \left(-x_{10}+y_{10}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + \left(-x_{10}-y_{10}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{2}-z_{10} \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \left(-x_{10}a-z_{10}c\cos\beta\right) \, \mathbf{\hat{x}}-y_{10}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}}-z_{10}c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(8f\right) & \mbox{O V} \\ \mathbf{B}_{32} & = & \left(x_{10}+y_{10}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + \left(x_{10}-y_{10}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{2} + \left(\frac{1}{2} +z_{10}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \left(\frac{1}{2}c\cos\beta +x_{10}a + z_{10}c\cos\beta\right) \, \mathbf{\hat{x}}-y_{10}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}} + \left(\frac{1}{2} +z_{10}\right)c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(8f\right) & \mbox{O V} \\ \mathbf{B}_{33} & = & \left(x_{11}-y_{11}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + \left(x_{11}+y_{11}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{2} + z_{11} \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \left(x_{11}a+z_{11}c\cos\beta\right) \, \mathbf{\hat{x}} + y_{11}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}} + z_{11}c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(8f\right) & \mbox{OH I} \\ \mathbf{B}_{34} & = & \left(-x_{11}-y_{11}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + \left(-x_{11}+y_{11}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{2} + \left(\frac{1}{2} - z_{11}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \left(\frac{1}{2}c\cos\beta - x_{11}a - z_{11}c\cos\beta\right) \, \mathbf{\hat{x}} + y_{11}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}} + \left(\frac{1}{2}-z_{11}\right)c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(8f\right) & \mbox{OH I} \\ \mathbf{B}_{35} & = & \left(-x_{11}+y_{11}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + \left(-x_{11}-y_{11}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{2}-z_{11} \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \left(-x_{11}a-z_{11}c\cos\beta\right) \, \mathbf{\hat{x}}-y_{11}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}}-z_{11}c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(8f\right) & \mbox{OH I} \\ \mathbf{B}_{36} & = & \left(x_{11}+y_{11}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + \left(x_{11}-y_{11}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{2} + \left(\frac{1}{2} +z_{11}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \left(\frac{1}{2}c\cos\beta +x_{11}a + z_{11}c\cos\beta\right) \, \mathbf{\hat{x}}-y_{11}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}} + \left(\frac{1}{2} +z_{11}\right)c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(8f\right) & \mbox{OH I} \\ \mathbf{B}_{37} & = & \left(x_{12}-y_{12}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + \left(x_{12}+y_{12}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{2} + z_{12} \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \left(x_{12}a+z_{12}c\cos\beta\right) \, \mathbf{\hat{x}} + y_{12}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}} + z_{12}c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(8f\right) & \mbox{OH II} \\ \mathbf{B}_{38} & = & \left(-x_{12}-y_{12}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + \left(-x_{12}+y_{12}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{2} + \left(\frac{1}{2} - z_{12}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \left(\frac{1}{2}c\cos\beta - x_{12}a - z_{12}c\cos\beta\right) \, \mathbf{\hat{x}} + y_{12}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}} + \left(\frac{1}{2}-z_{12}\right)c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(8f\right) & \mbox{OH II} \\ \mathbf{B}_{39} & = & \left(-x_{12}+y_{12}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + \left(-x_{12}-y_{12}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{2}-z_{12} \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \left(-x_{12}a-z_{12}c\cos\beta\right) \, \mathbf{\hat{x}}-y_{12}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}}-z_{12}c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(8f\right) & \mbox{OH II} \\ \mathbf{B}_{40} & = & \left(x_{12}+y_{12}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + \left(x_{12}-y_{12}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{2} + \left(\frac{1}{2} +z_{12}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \left(\frac{1}{2}c\cos\beta +x_{12}a + z_{12}c\cos\beta\right) \, \mathbf{\hat{x}}-y_{12}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}} + \left(\frac{1}{2} +z_{12}\right)c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(8f\right) & \mbox{OH II} \\ \mathbf{B}_{41} & = & \left(x_{13}-y_{13}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + \left(x_{13}+y_{13}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{2} + z_{13} \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \left(x_{13}a+z_{13}c\cos\beta\right) \, \mathbf{\hat{x}} + y_{13}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}} + z_{13}c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(8f\right) & \mbox{OH III} \\ \mathbf{B}_{42} & = & \left(-x_{13}-y_{13}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + \left(-x_{13}+y_{13}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{2} + \left(\frac{1}{2} - z_{13}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \left(\frac{1}{2}c\cos\beta - x_{13}a - z_{13}c\cos\beta\right) \, \mathbf{\hat{x}} + y_{13}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}} + \left(\frac{1}{2}-z_{13}\right)c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(8f\right) & \mbox{OH III} \\ \mathbf{B}_{43} & = & \left(-x_{13}+y_{13}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + \left(-x_{13}-y_{13}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{2}-z_{13} \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \left(-x_{13}a-z_{13}c\cos\beta\right) \, \mathbf{\hat{x}}-y_{13}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}}-z_{13}c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(8f\right) & \mbox{OH III} \\ \mathbf{B}_{44} & = & \left(x_{13}+y_{13}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + \left(x_{13}-y_{13}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{2} + \left(\frac{1}{2} +z_{13}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \left(\frac{1}{2}c\cos\beta +x_{13}a + z_{13}c\cos\beta\right) \, \mathbf{\hat{x}}-y_{13}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}} + \left(\frac{1}{2} +z_{13}\right)c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(8f\right) & \mbox{OH III} \\ \mathbf{B}_{45} & = & \left(x_{14}-y_{14}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + \left(x_{14}+y_{14}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{2} + z_{14} \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \left(x_{14}a+z_{14}c\cos\beta\right) \, \mathbf{\hat{x}} + y_{14}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}} + z_{14}c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(8f\right) & \mbox{OH IV} \\ \mathbf{B}_{46} & = & \left(-x_{14}-y_{14}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + \left(-x_{14}+y_{14}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{2} + \left(\frac{1}{2} - z_{14}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \left(\frac{1}{2}c\cos\beta - x_{14}a - z_{14}c\cos\beta\right) \, \mathbf{\hat{x}} + y_{14}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}} + \left(\frac{1}{2}-z_{14}\right)c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(8f\right) & \mbox{OH IV} \\ \mathbf{B}_{47} & = & \left(-x_{14}+y_{14}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + \left(-x_{14}-y_{14}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{2}-z_{14} \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \left(-x_{14}a-z_{14}c\cos\beta\right) \, \mathbf{\hat{x}}-y_{14}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}}-z_{14}c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(8f\right) & \mbox{OH IV} \\ \mathbf{B}_{48} & = & \left(x_{14}+y_{14}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + \left(x_{14}-y_{14}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{2} + \left(\frac{1}{2} +z_{14}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \left(\frac{1}{2}c\cos\beta +x_{14}a + z_{14}c\cos\beta\right) \, \mathbf{\hat{x}}-y_{14}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}} + \left(\frac{1}{2} +z_{14}\right)c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(8f\right) & \mbox{OH IV} \\ \mathbf{B}_{49} & = & \left(x_{15}-y_{15}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + \left(x_{15}+y_{15}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{2} + z_{15} \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \left(x_{15}a+z_{15}c\cos\beta\right) \, \mathbf{\hat{x}} + y_{15}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}} + z_{15}c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(8f\right) & \mbox{Si I} \\ \mathbf{B}_{50} & = & \left(-x_{15}-y_{15}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + \left(-x_{15}+y_{15}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{2} + \left(\frac{1}{2} - z_{15}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \left(\frac{1}{2}c\cos\beta - x_{15}a - z_{15}c\cos\beta\right) \, \mathbf{\hat{x}} + y_{15}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}} + \left(\frac{1}{2}-z_{15}\right)c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(8f\right) & \mbox{Si I} \\ \mathbf{B}_{51} & = & \left(-x_{15}+y_{15}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + \left(-x_{15}-y_{15}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{2}-z_{15} \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \left(-x_{15}a-z_{15}c\cos\beta\right) \, \mathbf{\hat{x}}-y_{15}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}}-z_{15}c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(8f\right) & \mbox{Si I} \\ \mathbf{B}_{52} & = & \left(x_{15}+y_{15}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + \left(x_{15}-y_{15}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{2} + \left(\frac{1}{2} +z_{15}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \left(\frac{1}{2}c\cos\beta +x_{15}a + z_{15}c\cos\beta\right) \, \mathbf{\hat{x}}-y_{15}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}} + \left(\frac{1}{2} +z_{15}\right)c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(8f\right) & \mbox{Si I} \\ \mathbf{B}_{53} & = & \left(x_{16}-y_{16}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + \left(x_{16}+y_{16}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{2} + z_{16} \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \left(x_{16}a+z_{16}c\cos\beta\right) \, \mathbf{\hat{x}} + y_{16}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}} + z_{16}c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(8f\right) & \mbox{Si II} \\ \mathbf{B}_{54} & = & \left(-x_{16}-y_{16}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + \left(-x_{16}+y_{16}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{2} + \left(\frac{1}{2} - z_{16}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \left(\frac{1}{2}c\cos\beta - x_{16}a - z_{16}c\cos\beta\right) \, \mathbf{\hat{x}} + y_{16}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}} + \left(\frac{1}{2}-z_{16}\right)c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(8f\right) & \mbox{Si II} \\ \mathbf{B}_{55} & = & \left(-x_{16}+y_{16}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + \left(-x_{16}-y_{16}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{2}-z_{16} \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \left(-x_{16}a-z_{16}c\cos\beta\right) \, \mathbf{\hat{x}}-y_{16}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}}-z_{16}c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(8f\right) & \mbox{Si II} \\ \mathbf{B}_{56} & = & \left(x_{16}+y_{16}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{1} + \left(x_{16}-y_{16}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{2} + \left(\frac{1}{2} +z_{16}\right) \, \mathbf{a}_{3} & = & \left(\frac{1}{2}c\cos\beta +x_{16}a + z_{16}c\cos\beta\right) \, \mathbf{\hat{x}}-y_{16}b \, \mathbf{\hat{y}} + \left(\frac{1}{2} +z_{16}\right)c\sin\beta \, \mathbf{\hat{z}} & \left(8f\right) & \mbox{Si II} \\ \end{array} \]

References

  • R. C. McMurchy, The Crystal Structure of the Chlorite Minerals, Zeitschrift für Kristallographie – Crystalline Materials 88, 420–432 (1934), doi:10.1524/zkri.1934.88.1.420.

Found in

  • R. T. Downs and M. Hall–Wallace, The American Mineralogist Crystal Structure Database, Am. Mineral. 88, 247–250 (2003).

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