Hematite



Some introductory text about the mineral.





Physical Properties




Physical
Parameter
Description
/Value
Units
Chemical
formula
αFe2O3
N/A
Density

kg.m-3
Unit cell
5.034 (a0)
13.4749 (c0)
Å
Colour

N/A
Crystal habit

N/A
Moh's hardness

N/A



Magnetic Properties



Physical
Parameter
Description
/Value[1]
Units
Magnetic
ordering
Canted
Antiferrimagnetism
N/A
Ms
~2.5
kA.m-1
Tn
675
(°C)
K
1.2x106 (c-axis)
J.m-3




Common Occurrences




References


  1. ^ **
    Dunlop, D. J., and Ö. Ö zdemir (1997), Rock Magnetism: Fundamentals and Frontiers, Cambridge Stud. Magn., vol. 3, Cambridge Univ. Press, New York.





Further Reading

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See Also


List of other relevant MagWiki pages.