Database of Zeolite Structures
 

Framework Type MAZ
Type Material
  Material Name: Mazzite    
 
Chemical Formula:
 
|(Na+2,K+2,Ca2+,Mg2+)5 (H2O)28| [Al10Si26 O72]-MAZ
 
   
Unit Cell:
 
hexagonal

 P 63/m m c (# 194)
    a = 18.3920Å b = 18.3920Å c = 7.6460Å  
    α = 90.000 ° β = 90.000° γ = 120.000°  
   
Framework density:
 
16.1 T/1000 Å3
 
 
Channels:
 
[001] 12 7.4 x 7.4* | [001] 8 3.1 x 3.1***
Dimensionality
  Sorption (molecular cross section > 3.4Å): 1-dimensional
  Topological (pore opening > 6-ring): 3-dimensional
   
References:
    Galli, E.
   "Mazzite, A Zeolite"
   Cryst. Struct. Comm., 3, 339-344 (1974)
Galli, E.
  
 
 
Name and Code derivation:
    Mazzite
  MAZ
Limiting Rings
 
12-ring viewed along [001]

limiting 8-ring along [001]