Chemical Formula: Na2Ca(CO3)2
Crystal System: Orthorhombic
Mineral for Display: No
Associated names (luminescent varieties, discredited names, synonymes etc.): natrofairchildite,
|Long Waves (365nm): || Orange ||Weak|
Phosphorescence (in the common meaning of the term) seen by naked eye:
Natrofairchildite is probably a synonym for Nyerereite.
Found in burbankite-calcite veins;
Main Activator(s) and spectrum:
Best Locality for luminescence(*):
- Vuoriyarvi alkaline-ultrabasic massif, Kola Peninsula, Murmanskaja Oblast', Northern 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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