Chemical Formula:See WURTZITE-2H / (mix of WURTZITE and organometalic zinc compound)
Mineral for Display: No
|Long Waves (365nm): || Orange ||Weak||Short Waves (254 nm): || Orange |
Phosphorescence (in the common meaning of the term) seen by naked eye:
Main Activator(s) and spectrum:
Best Locality for luminescence(*):
- Sterling Mine, 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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