Chemical Formula: K2N (Ca,Mn+2)2TiSi7O19(OH)
Mineral for Display: No
|Long Waves (365nm): || Orange |
Phosphorescence (in the common meaning of the term) seen by naked eye:
From a charoite locality in Murun, Aldan Russia.
Main Activator(s) and spectrum:
Most Common Activator: n[TiO6] cluster
Other activators: Mn2+ ,
Peaks in the spectrum (nm):
Mn2+ : very large band with max at 585nm
n[TiO6] cluster : shoulder at 530nm
No spectrum for the moment
Best Locality for luminescence(*):
- Murun, Aldan, Russia;Khibina Massif, Russia (Tinaksite-(Mn));
(*)Data are not exhaustive and are limited to the most important localities for fluorescence
Bibliographical Reference for luminescence:
- Luminescent Spectra of Minerals, Boris S. Gorobets and Alexandre A. Rogojine, Moscow, 2002 ,
Mineralogical Reference on internet:
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