Chemical Formula: Ca3Zn2(PO4)2CO3(OH)2 H2O
Familly: Phosphates, Arseniates, Vanadates
Crystal System: Monoclinic
Mineral for Display: No
|Long Waves (365nm): || Green ||Weak||Short Waves (254 nm): || Green ||Strong|
Phosphorescence (in the common meaning of the term) seen by naked eye:
|Long Wave (365nm): ||Not fluorescent ||Mid Waves (320 nm): ||Not fluorescent ||Short Waves (254 nm): ||Not fluorescent |
Main Activator(s) and spectrum:
Best Locality for luminescence(*):
- Skorpion Mine, Rosh Pinah, Lüderitz District, Karas Region Namibia (2004, associated with Tarbuttite (Jordi Fabre));
(*)Data are not exhaustive and are limited to the most important localities for fluorescence
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