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Aquamarine

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Aquamarine

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Description
Locality: 
Padre Paraiso, Jequitinhonha Valley, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Class: 
Single Crystal
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
5.4 × 0.8 × 0.6 cm
Description

Awater-clear, lustrous pencil-shaped crystal! It show light blue color and lustrous faces. This habit in combination with luster and color is very rare and hard to obtain. Hard to photograph - much better in person. No significant damages to report, bottom was on the rock.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Aquamarine

Variety Of: 

Beryl

Formula: 
Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Strunz: 
9.CJ.05
Hardness: 
7.5 - 8.0
Formula: 
Be3Al2Si6O18
Hardness: 
0.0
Colour: 
Blue
Streak: 
White
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