Chemical Formula: (Mg,Fe)(Al,Fe)2(SO4)3(OH)2 15H2O
Mineral for Display: No
|Short Waves (254 nm): || Green |
Phosphorescence (in the common meaning of the term) seen by naked eye:
Idrizite is a rejected mineral name by IMA found in Idria Mine (Idrija Mine), Idrija (Idria), Slovenia. This mine was once part of Italy and also part of Austria. Old labels may carry those country name and the region name Carniola. See BOTRYOGENE
Main Activator(s) and spectrum:
Best Locality for luminescence(*):
- Idria Mine (Idrija Mine), Idrija (Idria), Slovenia (green SW);
(*)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 ,
Mineralogical Reference on internet:
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