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Ca3Co2O6 (#1.60)

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Reference: S. Agrestini, C.L. Fleck, L.C. Chapon, C. Mazzoli, A. Bombardi, M.R. Lees and O.A. Petrenko, Physical Review Letters (2011) 106.
DOI: 10.1103/physrevlett.106.197204
Atomic positions from: ICSD #246282

Parent space group (paramagnetic phase): R-3c (#167)
Propagation vector: k1 (1/2, -1/2, 1)

Transition Temperature: 12 K
Experiment Temperature: 10 K

Lattice parameters of the magnetic unit cell:
18.11340 18.11340 10.35890 90.00 90.00 120.00
Transformation from parent structure: (2a,2b,c;0,0,0)
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BNS Magnetic Space Group: PC21/c (#14.84) (non-standard)
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Transformation to a standard setting: (1/6a-1/6b+2/3c,-1/2a-1/2b,1/6a-1/6b-1/3c;0,0,0)
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Systematic absences for this Magnetic Space Group via

Magnetic Point Group: 2/m1' (5.2.13)
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Positions and magnetic moments of symmetry independent atoms:
From now on, magnetic atoms are in boldface and colored in red. Magnetic moments are expressed in units of μB

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mF2+ 1 3 primary

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