Chemical Formula:See WULFENITE
Familly: Tungstates, Molybdates
Crystal System: Tetragonal
Mineral for Display: No
|Long Waves (365nm): || Yellowish White ||Short Waves (254 nm): || Yellowish White |
Phosphorescence (in the common meaning of the term) seen by naked eye:
Tungsten-rich variety of wulfenite (compare also Stolzite-Wulfenite Series). It was proposed as a new mineral, but is considered a structural variant of wulfenite
Main Activator(s) and spectrum:
Best Locality for luminescence(*):
- Teresita Mine, Montcada i Reixac, Vallès Occidental, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain (Jordi Fabre);
(*)Data are not exhaustive and are limited to the most important localities for fluorescence
Bibliographical Reference for luminescence:
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