Database of luminescent Minerals


amazonite


Chemical Formula:See MICROCLINE

Familly: Silicates

Status: NR

Crystal System: Triclinic

Mineral for Display: No


Luminescence:


UV Type Main color Intensity Observation Frequency
Short Waves (254 nm):      Red

Daylight Picture


Amazonite, Pikes Peak, El Paso Co., Colorado, USA;
Col. G.Barmarin; Photo: G. Barmarin

Short Waves Pictures (254nm)


Amazonite, Pikes Peak, El Paso Co., Colorado, USA; UVSW
Col. G.Barmarin; Photo: G. Barmarin

 

Galerie de photos:

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


No Data

Comments:


Greenish-blue variety of Microcline.


Main Activator(s) and spectrum:


Most Common Activator: Fe3+

No spectrum for the moment

Comments on activators and spectra:


See Microcline


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=Amazonite

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

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