Calcite, Hydrozincite, and Chondrodite, Long Lake Zinc Mine, Parham, Ontario, Canada

This spectacular fluorescent specimen is from the Long Lake Zinc Mine, Olden Township, near Parham, Frontenac Co., Ontario, Canada. Under short wave UV, the calcite shows a pink/orange response, the chondrodite yellow, and the hydrozincite fluoresces blue/white. This specimen was featured in Photo of the Day on Mindat, 1/22/16. 70.6 x 70.0 x 40.2 mm, 217 gms.

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