Chemical Formula:See CALCITE
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|Long Waves (365nm): || Orange ||Short Waves (254 nm): || Bluish White |
Phosphorescence (in the common meaning of the term) seen by naked eye:
Pseudomorph of gaylussite in calcite Pseudomorphs of calcite after an unknown mineral. These pseudomorphs are frequently formed of imbricated groups of pyramids, packed one within the other to make prismatic forms.(mindat.org)
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 ,
Mineralogical Reference on internet:
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