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Fluorescent Minerals

Discussion about all types of fluorescence in minerals and related properties. 
Subject Posts Last Post

SW and LW UV lamps

by Gustav
4 07/15/2019 08:40PM
Last Post by Gustav

Ye Ming Zhu Attachments

by Kristi Hugs
12 06/17/2019 03:17AM
Last Post by Kristi Hugs

NM pink fluorescing Calcite points Attachments

by Vma Buck
7 06/09/2019 11:09AM
Last Post by Paa Kwesy

Any ideas on the green fluorescent mineral? Attachments

by Brian Fussell
7 05/21/2019 07:03PM
Last Post by Brian Fussell

Orange fluorescing inclusions in Illinois fluorite Attachments

by Howard Heitner
10 04/09/2019 08:02AM
Last Post by Bruce Cairncross

Cathodoluminiscence of minerals: simple demonstrations Attachments

by Adolf Cortel
8 03/23/2019 04:21PM
Last Post by Adolf Cortel

Franklin flourescent. Attachments

by Frank Casella
4 03/20/2019 12:03AM
Last Post by Frank Casella

Convoy UV light vs others?

by Frank Casella
4 03/04/2019 04:44AM
Last Post by Brian Fussell

Nice blue Plagioclase? Attachments

by Brian Fussell
15 03/02/2019 02:25PM
Last Post by Brian Fussell

Few Argentinian agates are fluorescent. Attachments

by Luis De los Santos
6 03/02/2019 12:01AM
Last Post by Brian Fussell

Three of the same? Attachments

by Brian Fussell
5 02/21/2019 04:21AM
Last Post by Brian Fussell

Is this another Franklin prehnite? Attachments

by Harold Moritz
6 02/13/2019 04:00PM
Last Post by Peter Chin

First Fluorescent Geode Attachments

by Wes Haley
6 02/07/2019 03:31AM
Last Post by Paul Brandes

can only be seen in LW UV Attachments

by Brian Fussell
9 02/07/2019 02:08AM
Last Post by Brian Fussell


by Alfredo Petrov
7 02/03/2019 12:55AM
Last Post by Paul Brandes

Green fluorescing mineral in granite Attachments

by Brian Fussell
16 01/27/2019 09:29PM
Last Post by Brian Fussell

Temporal fluorescence?

by José Zendrera
4 01/22/2019 03:05PM
Last Post by Axel Emmermann

Affordable shortwave UV light?

by Erin Delventhal
13 01/21/2019 08:30AM
Last Post by Dale Foster

fluorescent allophane

1 01/18/2019 12:14AM

Astonishing Calcite

by José Zendrera
9 01/10/2019 02:58AM
Last Post by A. Mathauser

Replacement filters

by Alfred L. Ostrander
5 12/28/2018 08:53PM
Last Post by Reiner Mielke

Need help with Franklin NJ uncertainties II Attachments

by Harold Moritz
11 11/15/2018 02:34PM
Last Post by Harold Moritz

Need help with Franklin NJ uncertainties III Attachments

by Harold Moritz
4 11/13/2018 08:07PM
Last Post by Harold Moritz

Need help with Franklin NJ uncertainties Attachments

by Harold Moritz
5 11/13/2018 08:05PM
Last Post by Harold Moritz

phosphorescent petoskey stones?

by Don Windeler
7 10/04/2018 01:11AM
Last Post by Becky Elizabeth

365nm UV torch Attachments

by Henri Koskinen
27 08/30/2018 04:58AM
Last Post by mikayla johnson

Collectors in the Franklin, N.J. area

by Barb Wagner
8 08/29/2018 05:36PM
Last Post by Mark Cole

Unidentified Mineral Poison Canyon New Mexico Attachments

by P Harchack
4 06/28/2018 01:47PM
Last Post by Paul Brandes

Scheelite in granite, possible? Attachments

by Anders Plan
8 06/11/2018 04:52PM
Last Post by Tony Albini

strange 2-stage phosphoprescence on diamond

by Alexander Ringel
4 06/05/2018 06:44PM
Last Post by Alexander Ringel

Fluorescing pink calcite

by Vma Buck
1 03/08/2018 02:41AM
Last Post by Vma Buck

orange fluorescence Attachments

by ali heral
4 01/09/2018 01:36PM
Last Post by ali heral

Describing fluorescence

by Alysson Rowan
13 01/07/2018 08:25AM
Last Post by charles kraft

UV Light Reflection

by Frank Casella
8 12/07/2017 04:12AM
Last Post by Frank Casella

phosphorescent uranium characteristic

by Jennifer Cindrich
5 11/28/2017 02:52AM
Last Post by Jennifer Cindrich

Daylight Fluorescent Minerals

by Rob Woodside
63 10/18/2017 08:17PM
Last Post by Douglas Bank

Luminiscence of titanites from Los Guainos Bajos (Adra, Almería , Spain) Attachments

by Adolf Cortel
3 09/17/2017 09:12PM
Last Post by Adolf Cortel

How to remove fluorescence from a fluorite sphere Attachments

by Deborahesah
17 08/24/2017 11:48AM
Last Post by Deborahesah
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Exposure problems caused my fluorescence? Attachments

by Larry Eicher
  This topic has been moved.

Red Fluorescence in Celestine Attachments

by Chris Clemens
14 07/25/2017 04:34PM
Last Post by Chris Clemens

Can Dravite-Tourmaline react to SW-UV? Attachments

by Matt Courville
8 06/15/2017 06:09AM
Last Post by Ian Nicastro

florescent calcite

by Jennifer Cindrich
22 05/21/2017 06:24PM
Last Post by Emil Box

Selenite with triangular features that become visible in UV light (LW) Attachments

by Jason Evans
8 05/15/2017 07:09PM
Last Post by Steve Hardinger

Yellow fluorescence in topaz

by José Zendrera
12 05/02/2017 09:38PM
Last Post by Emil Box

Fake hauyne? Attachments

by Rio Reason
33 03/24/2017 12:34PM
Last Post by Owen Lewis

Feldspar Fluorescent Attachments

by Costas Constantinides
13 03/21/2017 11:59PM
Last Post by Costas Constantinides

Fluorescent unknown Attachments

by Howard Heitner
4 03/06/2017 01:46PM
Last Post by Harold Moritz

Petalite long wave Attachments

by Giuliano Bettini
2 02/22/2017 01:54PM
Last Post by Giuliano Bettini

UV and laser: Caution! Attachments

by Dennis McCoy
12 01/07/2017 10:27AM
Last Post by Luca Baralis

Crypto crystalline red chert with manganese and very translucent Attachments

by Michael Harwell
35 12/30/2016 05:41AM
Last Post by Michael Harwell

Photographing fluorescent minerals

by Keith Compton
18 12/05/2016 08:41PM
Last Post by Jonelle DeFelice

Fluorescent Chert Attachments

by John Christian
8 12/05/2016 06:43PM
Last Post by José Zendrera

Fluorescent blue feldspar/albite - unknown location Attachments

by Michael Sommers
5 11/27/2016 02:23AM
Last Post by Harold Moritz

Fluorescent Aragonite Attachments

by Dennis McCoy
9 11/09/2016 10:33PM
Last Post by Bob Harman

Is it possible to lose fluorescence?

by Pavle Jovicic
10 11/02/2016 10:22PM
Last Post by Rolf Luetcke

Tenebrescent diamond Attachments

by Alexander Ringel
3 10/06/2016 12:12AM
Last Post by Alexander Ringel

English Phosgenite

by Rudy Bolona
3 10/05/2016 05:03PM
Last Post by Rudy Bolona

phosphorescence in calcite

by Dennis McCoy
13 10/04/2016 12:15AM
Last Post by Toby Seim

Pyrite and what are the blue crystals that have just formed on it Attachments

by Donita
4 09/24/2016 03:09PM
Last Post by Ed Clopton

Alternative Optical Strategy for observing mineral fluorescence

by Howard Heitner
12 09/24/2016 08:49AM
Last Post by Alexander Ringel

3-Wavelength Franklin Manganaxinite

by gary moldovany
3 09/23/2016 03:46AM
Last Post by Steven Kuitems
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Sagenite found, northern washington state

by William c. Shaw
  This topic has been moved.
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Long Lake Zinc Mine - Closed?

by Lon Myers
  This topic has been moved.

Orange in UV

by George Eric Stanley Curtis
7 08/11/2016 09:42AM
Last Post by George Eric Stanley Curtis

Update to former post, rutile sagenite found, north western washinton Attachments

by William C. Shaw
1 06/26/2016 06:49PM
Last Post by William C. Shaw

Fluorescent Opal, Zacatecas

by Alfred L. Ostrander
5 06/19/2016 05:22PM
Last Post by Alfred L. Ostrander

un-filtered SWUV responses

by Don Saathoff
9 06/18/2016 05:15AM
Last Post by Franklin Roberts

Sodalite Hues

by José Zendrera
6 05/29/2016 10:04PM
Last Post by Jonelle DeFelice

Ultraviolet Odyssey: Franklin and Sterling Hill Article

by Paul Stephen Cyr
1 04/22/2016 01:22PM
Last Post by Paul Stephen Cyr

Super Dig

by Steve Cantiello
1 04/21/2016 01:49PM
Last Post by Steve Cantiello


by Ranger Dave
15 04/12/2016 11:31AM
Last Post by Ben Grguric

What's fluorescence and what's not?

by Henri Koskinen
31 04/02/2016 07:51PM
Last Post by Ronald J. Pellar

Fluorescent colors of calcite

by steven garza
6 03/25/2016 11:32PM
Last Post by steven garza

Quartz at Long Lake zinc mine, Ontario Canada Attachments

by James Van Fleet
4 03/03/2016 02:09PM
Last Post by Reiner Mielke

Fluorescent Psuedomorph / Epimorphs Attachments

by Dennis McCoy
1 03/01/2016 06:00PM
Last Post by Dennis McCoy

Need Help Identifying 3 Specimens! (N.J. Material) Attachments

by Robert Darabos
4 02/20/2016 10:38PM
Last Post by gary moldovany


by Jolyon & Katya Ralph
15 02/03/2016 10:19PM
Last Post by Emil Box

Attn Jolyon: Permission to use photo?

by Paul Stephen Cyr
3 02/01/2016 10:40PM
Last Post by Paul Stephen Cyr

Re: Welcome!

by Don Saathoff
8 02/01/2016 01:18AM
Last Post by Don Saathoff

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