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Clark et. al. 2003 USGS Open File Report 03-395
Spectral Library splib05a Sample Description

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TITLE: Gyp.3+jr.1+msc.4+dic.2 AMX22 DESCRIPT

DOCUMENTATION_FORMAT: Mixture

SAMPLE_ID: AMX22

MIXTURE_TYPE: Areal

MIXTURE: Gypsum, Jarosite, Muscovite, Dickite.

FORMULA: CaSO4*2H2O + K(Fe+3)3(SO4)2(OH)6 + KAl2Si3O10(OH)2 + Al2Si2O5(OH)4

FORMULA_HTML: CaSO4•2H20 + KFe+33(SO4)2(OH)6
+ KAl2Si3O10(OH)2 + Al2Si2O5(OH)4

COLLECTION_LOCALITY: (Washington County, Utah), (Synthetic), (somewhere in Brazil), (Red Mt. Colorado).

ORIGINAL_DONOR: (Hunt & Salisbury Collection), (Roger Stroffregen, SMU), (C.V. Clemency, SUNY), (National Museum of Natural History).

CURRENT_SAMPLE_LOCATION: U.S.G.S. Denver Spectroscopy Laboratory

ULTIMATE_SAMPLE_LOCATION: U.S.G.S. Denver Spectroscopy Laboratory

SAMPLE_DESCRIPTION:

Areal mix of 30% gypsum (HS333), 0% K jarosite (GDS99), and 40% medium-high Al muscovite (GDS113), and 20% dickite (NMNH106242).

See: Gypsum (HS333.3B), K Jarosite (GDS99), Medium-high Al Muscovite (GDS113), Dickite (NMNH106242).

END_SAMPLE_DESCRIPTION.

XRD_ANALYSIS:

See: Gypsum (HS333.3B), K Jarosite (GDS99), Medium-high Al Muscovite (GDS113), Dickite (NMNH106242).

END_XRD_ANALYSIS.

COMPOSITIONAL_ANALYSIS_TYPE: EM(WDS) # XRF, EM(WDS), ICP(Trace), WChem

See: Gypsum (HS333.3B), K Jarosite (GDS99), Medium-high Al Muscovite (GDS113), Dickite (NMNH106242).

COMPOSITION_TRACE: None

COMPOSITION_DISCUSSION:

See: Gypsum (HS333.3B), K Jarosite (GDS99), Medium-high Al Muscovite (GDS113), Dickite (NMNH106242).

END_COMPOSITION_DISCUSSION.

MICROSCOPIC_EXAMINATION:

See: Gypsum (HS333.3B), K Jarosite (GDS99), Medium-high Al Muscovite (GDS113), Dickite (NMNH106242).

END_MICROSCOPIC_EXAMINATION.

SPECTROSCOPIC_DISCUSSION:

See: Gypsum (HS333.3B), K Jarosite (GDS99), Medium-high Al Muscovite (GDS113), Dickite (NMNH106242).

END_SPECTROSCOPIC_DISCUSSION.

SPECTRAL_PURITY: 1a2_3_4_ # 1= 0.2-3, 2= 1.5-6, 3= 6-25, 4= 20-150 microns

LIB_SPECTRA_HED: where Wave Range Av_Rs_Pwr Comment
LIB_SPECTRA: splib05a r 8224 0.2-3.0µm 200 g.s.=


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