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Fluorescent Minerals (UV) "...3. Fluorescence UV"

Luminescence of minerals

- the phenomenon of the glow of minerals in ultraviolet rays. The reasons for luminescence are as follows: when a photon hits the atoms of the crystal lattice, its energy is transferred to them. This leads to a change in the oscillation frequency at the nodes of the crystal lattice. Keep in mind that the energy of UV radiation is stronger than ordinary light. As a result, the ions change their location.

Luminescence is divided into two types:
fluorescence

- a phenomenon in which the sample returns to its previous state almost immediately after the cessation of irradiation,
phosphorescence

- a phenomenon in which the sample continues to glow for some time after the cessation of irradiation with UV light. The fading of the glow can last up to several hours.
   List of minerals with luminescence

Mineral


Condition

lumine-

scenes
Color
Calcite *Mn Red
Fluorite Sometimes Purple
Minerals with uranium   Green
Zircon  

Yellow

(Brown)

Willemite   Green
Scheelit Only

natural
bright blue
Corundum Sapphire does not Crimson
Kunzite   Pink
red spinel   bright red
Opal   Blue
Danburite   Blue
Topaz   Green
Emerald Sometimes Red
Amber   Green
Pearl  

Definitely-

there is no color

Benitoite Sometimes Blue
morganite  

Pale purple, with about.

Elba - blue

Mellit   Blue
Topaz   Green
Gagarinite   White
greenockit   Yellow
magnesite   Greenish
Dolomite Sometimes  
hydrozincite   Blue
hydrozincite Sometimes  

You can see stones glowing in ultraviolet rays for sale and buy it in the Minerals of Russia online store.

Code: 3754
Malyshevo, Middle Urals, RF
26*21*21mm

0.00 $ $29.09

Code: 3755
Malyshevo, Middle Urals, RF
23*23*23mm

0.00 $ $29.09

Code: 3756
Malyshevo, Middle Urals, RF
22*15*13mm

0.00 $ $29.09

Code: 3757
Malyshevo, Middle Urals, RF
20*12*8mm

0.00 $ $29.09

Code: 3759
Malyshevo, Middle Urals, RF
19*15*7mm

0.00 $ $21.82

Code: 3767
2-d Soviet mine, Dalnegorsk, Primorye, RF
53*50*29mm

0.00 $ $23.64

Code: 3781
Mount Kukisvumchorr, Khibiny, Kola Peninsula, RF
56*53*26mm

0.00 $ $49.09

Code: 3743
Sokolovskoye deposit, Kostanay region, Kazakhstan
92*60*47mm

0.00 $ $52.73

Code: 3745
Sokolovskoye deposit, Kostanay region, Kazakhstan
55*42*33mm

0.00 $ $26.18

Code: 3746
Sokolovskoye deposit, Kostanay region, Kazakhstan
47*35*19mm

0.00 $ $16.36

Code: 3747
Sokolovskoye deposit, Kostanay region, Kazakhstan
45*31*22mm

0.00 $ $13.09

Code: 3691
Staritskij Rajon, Tverskaya Oblast, Moscow region, RF
57*39*25mm

0.00 $ $25.45

Code: 3692
Staritskij Rajon, Tverskaya Oblast, Moscow region, RF
56*43*21mm

0.00 $ $14.55

Code: 3693
Staritskij Rajon, Tverskaya Oblast, Moscow region, RF
35*32*26mm

0.00 $ $27.27

Code: 3694
Staritskij Rajon, Tverskaya Oblast, Moscow region, RF
38*37*27mm

0.00 $ $21.45

Code: 3695
Staritskij Rajon, Tverskaya Oblast, Moscow region, RF
32*23*19mm

0.00 $ $27.27

Code: 3696
Staritskij Rajon, Tverskaya Oblast, Moscow region, RF
30*21*14mm

0.00 $ $27.27

Code: 3698
Staritskij Rajon, Tverskaya Oblast, Moscow region, RF
30*17*11mm

0.00 $ $12.00

Code: 3623
Hit Island, Karelia, RF
41*33*26mm

0.00 $ $30.91

Code: 3624
Hit Island, Karelia, RF
37*33*21mm

0.00 $ $50.91

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