Database of luminescent Minerals


BRUCITE


Chemical Formula: Mg(OH)2

Familly: Oxides and hydroxides

Status: IMA-GP

Mineral for Display: No


Luminescence:


UV Type Main color Intensity Observation Frequency
Long Waves (365nm):      Bluish White Weak
Short Waves (254 nm):      Bluish White Weak
 

Phosphorescence (in the common meaning of the term) seen by naked eye:


UV Type Color Intensity Observation Frequency
Long Wave (365nm): Bluish White Strong
Short Waves (254 nm): Greenish white Strong
 

Main Activator(s) and spectrum:


No data


Best Locality for luminescence(*):


(*)Data are not exhaustive and are limited to the most important localities for fluorescence


Bibliographical Reference for luminescence:



Mineralogical Reference on internet:


  http://www.mindat.org/show.php?name=Brucite

  http://webmineral.com/data/Brucite.shtml

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