Database of luminescent Minerals


THOMSONITE-Ca


Chemical Formula: Ca2Na[Al5Si5O20] 6H2O

Familly: Silicates

Status: IMA-A (GP)

Mineral for Display: No


Luminescence:


UV Type Main color Intensity Observation Frequency
Long Waves (365nm):      Yellowish White
Short Waves (254 nm):      Bluish Weak
Other colors LW:     
Bluish White ,
Other colors SW:     
Bluish White ,
 

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


No Data

Comments:


Les échantillons étiquetés dans le passé comme calciothomsonite venant de franklin, New Jersey, USA sont en fait de la XONOTLITE


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:



Luminescence Reference on internet:



Mineralogical Reference on internet:


  http://www.mindat.org/show.php?name=Thomsonite-ca

  http://webmineral.com/data/Thomsonite-ca.shtml

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