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The Most Common Minerals. QUARTZ is undoubtedly the single most common mineral in the Earth's crust, ranging from perhaps 12% of continental crust to as much as 50% of oceanic crust, as indicated by the composition of spreadingridge volcanic lavas. Some estimates place quartz at 21% of the Earth's total lithosphere.

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In some cases, the names are true misnomers, such as "Green Amethyst" for prasiolite (a transparent green variety of quartz). A few gemstones are mineraloids (not true minerals) and are included below: opal, amber, and moldavite.

Amethyst: The most popular purple gem, February birthstone

Amethyst is the world's most popular purple gemstone. It is the purple color variety of quartz and has been used in personal adornment for over 2000 years. It is the birthstone for the month of February. Amethyst is used to produce faceted stones, cabochons, beads, tumbled stones, and many other items for jewelry and ornamental use.

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AMETHYST

Now you can buy Amethyst Crystal Quartz mined directly from the NorcrossMadagascar (NMG) Amethyst quarry. Amethyst Crystal Quartz rough and Amethyst carvings including Amethyst hearts, Amethyst spheres and more are available at Madagascar Minerals ®.

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My name is Mr. Kerry Day. I am the owner and proprietor of KAYGEEDEE MINERALS, a Canadian vendorship devoted to the mineral collecting hobby. I was an economic EMEDS operator for many years. Selling off my vast collection of mineral specimens, gemstones and lapidary rough has become my retirement hobby.

Amethyst: The most popular purple gem, February birthstone

Amethyst is an extremely popular gem because of its attractive purple color. Like the word "turquoise," the word "amethyst" is now the name of a color as well as the name of a gem material. While the word "amethyst" makes most people think of a dark purple gem, amethyst actually occurs in

Bill's Old Amethyst Mine, Pearl Station area, Thunder Bay

Bill's Old Amethyst Mine, Pearl Station area, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada : Bill's Old Amethyst Mine is located along the same dirt road where the Diamond Willow and Blue Points mine are located along with other claims.

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Tour the Mineral GalleriesJohn BettsFine Minerals

By clicking on "Next" gallery repeatedly you will be taken on a sequential tour of about 35 mineral galleries. The galleries cover minerals grouped by locality, by mineral group, as well as special galleries and collections. The first galleries may load slowly, but

Natural Crystals and Minerals By Stone Type

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Amethyst Factsheet and Amethyst Mineral Information

Amethyst is a macrocrystalline variety of the mineral Quartz (SiO 2). Quartz is the most abundant single mineral on earth. Quartz is the most abundant single mineral on earth. It makes up about 12% of the earth's crust, occurring in a wide variety of sedimentary, igneous and metamorphic rocks.

Different kinds of minerals rocks

Rocks and Minerals Enjoy our wide range of fun facts and information about different types of rocks and minerals for kids Learn what rocks and minerals are, what the difference is, examples of rocks and minerals, the difference between igneous, sedimentary and metamorphic rocks, Mohs scale of hardne.

The Mineral and Gemstone Kingdom: Home

The Mineral and Gemstone Kingdom is a free informational and educational guide to rocks, minerals, gemstones, and jewelry. This site has been providing detailed information and photos of hundreds of mineral and gemstone since 1997 and is one of the leading education resources on minerals

The Gemstone Amethystminerals

Amethyst is the purple variety of the mineral Quartz, and is its most famous and valuable gem variety. Quartz also contains other gemstones such as Citrine, Rose Quartz, and Smoky Quartz. The color of Amethyst is most often caused by iron impurities, though it

AmethystMINERALMINERS.COM Homepage: Mineral

Amethyst is a macrocrystalline variety of the mineral Quartz (SiO 2). Quartz is the most abundant single mineral on earth. Quartz is the most abundant single mineral on earth. It makes up about 12% of the earth's crust, occurring in a wide variety of igneous, metamorphic and sedimentary rocks.

AmethystmineralBritannica

Amethyst, a transparent, coarsegrained variety of the silica mineral quartz that is valued as a semiprecious gem for its violet colour. Its physical properties are those of quartz, but it contains more iron oxide (Fe 2O3) than any other variety of quartz, and

Minerals by Name (complete list)galleries

AMBLYGONITE (Lithium Sodium Aluminum Phosphate Fluoride Hydroxide) AMETHYST (variety of Quartz Silicon Oxide) ANALCIME (Hydrated Sodium Aluminum Silicate) ANAPAITE (Hydrated Calcium Iron Phosphate)

List of mineralsWikipedia

This is a list of minerals for which there are articles on Wikipedia.. Minerals are distinguished by various chemical and physical properties. Differences in chemical composition and crystal structure distinguish the various species.Within a mineral species there may be variation in physical properties or minor amounts of impurities that are recognized by mineralogists or wider society as a

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Mineral Image IconMineral image is present for this mineral. Click on Icon to view the image. Mineral Image Gallery IconMultiple Images are present for this mineral. Click on Icon to view the image gallery. jCrystal Form IconThere is a Krystalshaper (jCrystal) form for this mineral.

Amethyst Galleries' Mineral GalleryMinerals by Class

Minerals By Class. Minerals can be organized, mainly according to their chemistry, into the following classes: Amethyst Galleries' Mineral Gallery MINERALS. Groupings. Birthstones. Gemstones. B y Name Framed Unframed. By Class Carbonates Elements Halides Oxides Phosphates Silicates Sulfates Sulfides. Fluorescent Minerals.

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Amethyst information from mineralminers : your online link for scientific amethyst information & metaphysical information about natural amethyst, with links to many types of natural amethyst items including amethyst crystals, amethyst jewelry, amethyst rough, and amethyst mineral specimens, as well as information on amethyst physical properties, amethyst mining locations and information on

Amethyst: The purple Quartz mineral Amethyst information

Amethyst is a well known mineral and gemstone. It is the purple variety of the mineral Quartz, and its most valuable and prized variety. Its name derives from the Greek "amethystos", which means "not drunken", as Amethyst in antiquity was thought to ward off drunkenness.

The Mineral and Gemstone Kingdom: Image Photo Gallery

Minerals Photo Gallery. Welcome to the Minerals photo gallery. This section provides quality photographs of all the minerals and gemstones currently archived in our database in a centralized location. This is a growing list and some important minerals and

Gemstone Photo Gallery

Sapphire is gemquality corundum that is found in any color other than red (ruby). Pure corundum is colorless aluminum oxide (Al 2 O 3 ). Though most people think of sapphires as being blue, the gem can be found in almost any color, due to the presence of trace

Gallery of Mineral Pictures and Information by Name

Minerals are listed in alphabetical order by name. Clicking on the mineral name leads to a thumbnail page that displays the pictures gallery for that particular mineral. Clicking on a mineral picture thumbnail will greatly enlarge the photograph (high resolution) and expose much more detail about the appearance and quality of the specimen, as

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Complete, uptodate, mineral database containing 4,714 mineral species descriptions and comprehensive picture library of images. These data are linked to mineral tables by crystallography, chemical composition, physical and optical properties, Dana classification, Strunz classification, mineral name origins, mineral locality information, and alphabetical listing of all known valid mineral

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