Crystal Structure of Sodium aluminium catena-disilicate


American Mineralogist (1973) 58, 594-618


Chemical nameSodium aluminium catena-disilicate
Mineral nameJadeite
FormulaAlNaO6Si2
a (Å)9.423(1)
b (Å)8.564(1)
c (Å)5.223(1)
α (°)90
β (°)107.56(1)
γ (°)90
V (Å3)401.8
Temperature (K)297.15