Chemical Formula:See PECTOLITE
Crystal System: Triclinic
Mineral for Display: No
|Long Waves (365nm): || Yellow |
Phosphorescence (in the common meaning of the term) seen by naked eye:
A bluish massive pectolite found in the Dominican Republic and exploited as a gem material.
Fluorescent material is not common.
Main Activator(s) and spectrum:
Best Locality for luminescence(*):
- Filipinas Larimar Mine, Los Checheses, Sierra de Baoruco, Barahona Province, Dominican Republic;
(*)Data are not exhaustive and are limited to the most important localities for fluorescence
Bibliographical Reference for luminescence:
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