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Aquamarine

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Formula:
Be3Al2Si6O18
Colour:
Blue
Lustre:
A variety of Beryl

A sea-green gem variety of Beryl. Mainly granitic pegmatites.

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Classification of Aquamarine

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Physical Properties of Aquamarine

Colour:
Blue
Streak:
White

Chemical Properties of Aquamarine

Formula:
Be3Al2Si6O18
Essential elements:
All elements listed in formula:

Other Names for Aquamarine

Name in Other Languages:
Basque:Akuamarina
Danish:Akvamarin
Estonian:Akvamariin
Finnish:Akvamariini
Galician:Augamariña
German:Aquamarin
Italian:Acquamarina
Latvian:Akvamarīns
Lithuanian:Akvamarinas
Norwegian (Bokmål):Akvamarin
Polish:Akwamaryn
Portuguese:Água-marinha
Romanian:Acvamarin
Serbian (Cyrillic Script):Аквамарин
Simplified Chinese:海蓝宝石
Slovenian:Akvamarin
Spanish:Aguamarina
Turkish:Akuamarin
Vietnamese:Ngọc berin

Other Information

Health Risks:
No information on health risks for this material has been entered into the database. You should always treat mineral specimens with care.

Internet Links for Aquamarine

Specimens:
The following Aquamarine specimens are currently listed for sale on minfind.com.

Localities for Aquamarine

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