Chemical Formula: gamma Hg3S2Cl2
Mineral for Display: No
|Long Waves (365nm): || Orange Red |
Phosphorescence (in the common meaning of the term) seen by naked eye:
Polymorph of not luminescent corderoite.
Main Activator(s) and spectrum:
Best Locality for luminescence(*):
- Mac Dermitt Mercury Mine, North Central Nevada, USA (associated with cinabre and corderoite);
(*)Data are not exhaustive and are limited to the most important localities for fluorescence
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