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Aquamarine

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Formula:
Be
 
3
Al
 
2
Si
 
6
O
 
18
Colour:BlueLustre:
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:
Be
 
3
Al
 
2
Si
 
6
O
 
18
Simplified for copy/paste:Be3Al2Si6O18
Essential elements:Al, Be, O, Si
All elements listed in formula:Al, Be, O, Si

Other Names for Aquamarine

Other Languages:
Basque:Akuamarina
Bulgarian:Аквамарин
Czech:Akvamarín
Danish:Akvamarin
Dutch:Aquamarijn
Estonian:Akvamariin
Finnish:Akvamariini
French:Aigue-marine
Aigue-marine de Sibérie
Galician:Augamariña
German:Aquamarin
Hebrew:אקוומרין
Italian:Acquamarina
Japanese:アクアマリン
Latin:Aquamarina
Latvian:Akvamarīns
Lithuanian:Akvamarinas
Norwegian (Bokmål):Akvamarin
Polish:Akwamaryn
Portuguese:Água-marinha
Romanian:Acvamarin
Russian:Аквамарин
Serbian (Cyrillic Script):Аквамарин
Simplified Chinese:海蓝宝石
Slovenian:Akvamarin
Spanish:Aguamarina
Swedish:Akvamarin
Akwamaryn
Turkish:Akuamarin
Ukrainian:Аквамарин
Vietnamese:Ngọc berin

Other Information

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

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