Chemical Formula:See HEMIMORPHITE
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|Long Waves (365nm): || Tawn ||Short Waves (254 nm): || Yellowish White |
|Other colors SW: || |
Pinkish White , Pale Yellow , Yellowish ,
Phosphorescence (in the common meaning of the term) seen by naked eye:
Mixture of SAUCONITE and HEMIMORPHITE.
Pale to medium creamy yellow with slightly pink mottling due to hemimorphite and probably calcite intergrowth.
Main Activator(s) and spectrum:
Best Locality for luminescence(*):
- Sterling Hill, Ogdensburg, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA ;
(*)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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