Chemical Formula:See NEPHELINE
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Phosphorescence (in the common meaning of the term) seen by naked eye:
Eleolite or elaeolite: a green or red variety of Nepheline with a waxy aspect coming from Kurochkin Log, Vishnevye Mts (Vishnyovye; Cherry), Chelyabinsk Oblast, Southern Urals, Urals Region, Russia. (Name given by M. H. Klaproth 1809, from Greek words for oil [ἔλαίον] and stone [λίθος]; German: Fettstein)
Main Activator(s) and spectrum:
Best Locality for luminescence(*):
(*)Data are not exhaustive and are limited to the most important localities for fluorescence
Bibliographical Reference for luminescence:
- The Henkel Glossary of Fluorescent Minerals, Dr. Gerhard Henkel, Published by the FMS, 1989 ,
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