Chemical Formula: Na8Ca4Zr4(Si2O7)4F8
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Phosphorescence (in the common meaning of the term) seen by naked eye:
Weak yellow-orange fluorescence in X-rays.
Main Activator(s) and spectrum:
Best Locality for luminescence(*):
- Burpala alkaline Massif, Maigunda River, Mama River Basin, Buriatia, Prebaikalia, Eastern-Siberian Region, Russia ;
(*)Data are not exhaustive and are limited to the most important localities for fluorescence
Bibliographical Reference for luminescence:
- Luminescenza nel regno minerale, Guido Mazzoleni, fotografia Roberto Appiani, Libri Sandit, 2010, ISBN 978-88-95990-63-7 ,
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