Database of Zeolite Structures
 

Framework Type -LIT
Reference Material
  Material Name: Lithosite    
 
Chemical Formula:
 
|K12|2 [Al16Si32O88OH16]2--LIT
 
   
Unit Cell:
 
monoclinic

 P 1 21 1 (# 62)
    a' = 15.1970 Å b' = 10.2330 Å c' = 8.4350 Å  
    α' = 90.000° β' = 90.310° γ' = 90.000°  
(Relationship to unit cell of Framework Type: a' = a, b' = c, c' = b)
   
Framework Density:
 
18.3 T/1000 Å3
 
 
Channels:
 

Dimensionality
  Sorption (molecular cross section > 3.4Å): 0-dimensional
  Topological (pore opening > 6-ring): 3-dimensional
   
References:
  Pudovkina, Z.V., Solov'eva, L.P. and Pyatenko, Yu.A.
  "Crystal structure of lithosite K3[HAl2Si4O13]"
Sov. Phys. Dokl., 31, 941-942 (1986)
 
 
Name and Code derivation:
    Lithosite
  -LIT