Chemical Formula:See parawollastonite CaSiO3
Crystal System: Monoclinic
Mineral for Display: No
Associated names (luminescent varieties, discredited names, synonymes etc.): parawollastonite,
|Long Waves (365nm): || Pink ||Mid waves (320 nm): || Not fluorescent ||Short Waves (254 nm): || Not fluorescent |
Phosphorescence (in the common meaning of the term) seen by naked eye:
Main Activator(s) and spectrum:
Best Locality for luminescence(*):
- Sarabau Mine, North Bau, Sarawak, Borneo (associated with non fluorescent sarabauite);
(*)Data are not exhaustive and are limited to the most important localities for fluorescence
Bibliographical Reference for luminescence:
Luminescence Reference on internet:
- UV-Waves March/April 1997, p.9, Tucson Show Still Glows by Doug mitchell
Mineralogical Reference on internet:
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