Database of luminescent Minerals


SABUGALITE


Chemical Formula: H0,5Al0,5(UO2)2(PO4)2 8H2O

Familly: Phosphates, Arseniates, Vanadates

Status: IMA-GP

Mineral for Display: No


Luminescence:


UV Type Main color Intensity Observation Frequency
Long Waves (365nm):      Green Strong
Short Waves (254 nm):      Green Strong

Daylight Picture


Sabugalite, Mine de Margnac, Compreignac, Haute-Vienne, Limousin, France;
Daylight
Photo and Copyright: G. Barmarin
Col.: L. Vandenberghe

Long Waves Picture (365nm)


Sabugalite, Mine de Margnac, Compreignac, Haute-Vienne, Limousin, France;
LW (365nm)
Photo and Copyright: G. Barmarin
Col.: L. Vandenberghe

Short Waves Pictures (254nm)


Sabugalite, Mine de Margnac, Compreignac, Haute-Vienne, Limousin, France;
SW (254nm)
Photo and Copyright: G. Barmarin
Col.: L. Vandenberghe

 

Galerie de photos:

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


No Data

Main Activator(s) and spectrum:


Most Common Activator: (UO2)2+ (Uranyl ion) intrinsic

Peaks in the spectrum (nm):

(UO2)2+ : 491.4, 506.4, 527.6, 550.7, 576.1, 604.8 /

                (484nm), 503nm, 523nm, 547nm, 572nm, 601nm, 631nm (?)


Col. G. Barmarin; Spectre: G. Barmarin

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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=Sabugalite

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

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