Samfowlerite





 Location Found: Franklin (Type Locality), unique to Franklin/Ogdensburg area
     
 
 Year Discovered: 1991
     
 Formula: Ca28Mn6Zn4(Be,Zn)4Be12[(OH)3|(SiO4)3|(Si2O7)2]4
 Essential Elements: Beryllium, Calcium, Hydrogen, Manganese, Oxygen, Silicon, Zinc
 All Elements in Formula: Beryllium, Calcium, Hydrogen, Manganese, Oxygen, Silicon, Zinc
     
 IMA Status: Approved 1991
     
Fluorescent Mineral Properties

 Shortwave UV light: Weak red
 Mid wave UV light: Weak red
 Longwave UV light: Weak red
     
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 References:
Dunn, Pete J. (1995). Franklin and Sterling Hill New Jersey: the world's most magnificent mineral deposits. Franklin, NJ.: The Franklin-Ogdensburg Mineralogical Society. p.419


The Picking Table References
 PT Issue and PageDescription / Comment
V. 58, No. 1 - Spring 2017, pg. 16Fluorescent Minerals of Franklin and Sterling Hill, N.J., Part 2, Richard C. Bostwick - Samfowlerite
View IssueV. 36, No. 2 - Fall 1995, pg. 11Technical Notes - Samfowlerite
     
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