Acta Cryst. (2005). E61, i140-i142 [ doi:10.1107/S1600536805018854 ]
Abstract: The title compound, pentabarium tris(vanadate) chloride, crystallizes in the well known apatite structure type, with space group P63/m and Z = 2. The crystal structure contains isolated (VO4)3- tetrahedra that are bridged by Ba2+ ions. The intermediate Cl- anions, situated on positions with symmetry, are octahedrally surrounded by Ba2+ cations.
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