Svabite





 Location Found: Franklin and Ogdensburg
     
 
     
 Formula: Ca5(AsO4)3F
 Essential Elements: Arsenic, Calcium, Fluorine, Oxygen
 All Elements in Formula: Arsenic, Calcium, Fluorine, Oxygen
     
 IMA Status: Approved, 'Grandfathered' (first described prior to 1959)
     
Fluorescent Mineral Properties

 Shortwave UV light: Orange
 Mid wave UV light: Weak orange
     
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The Picking Table References
 PT Issue and PageDescription / Comment
V. 58, No. 1 - Spring 2017, pg. 19Fluorescent Minerals of Franklin and Sterling Hill, N.J., Part 2, Richard C. Bostwick - Svabite
     
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