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Eye Agate

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Formula:
SiO2
A variety of Agate

Agate with concentric ring pattern, looking like an eye.


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Chemical Properties of Eye AgateHide

Formula:
SiO2

Synonyms of Eye AgateHide

Other Language Names for Eye AgateHide

Varieties of Eye AgateHide

Bird's Eye AgateA variety of eye agate where the eyes are supposed to resemble the eyes of a bird.

Common AssociatesHide

Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Hematite1 photo of Eye Agate associated with Hematite on mindat.org.
Quartz1 photo of Eye Agate associated with Quartz on mindat.org.
Amethyst1 photo of Eye Agate associated with Amethyst on mindat.org.
Goethite1 photo of Eye Agate associated with Goethite on mindat.org.
Lake Superior Agate1 photo of Eye Agate associated with Lake Superior Agate on mindat.org.

Other InformationHide

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 Eye AgateHide

Localities for Eye AgateHide

This map shows a selection of localities that have latitude and longitude coordinates recorded. Click on the symbol to view information about a locality. The symbol next to localities in the list can be used to jump to that position on the map.

Locality ListHide

- This locality has map coordinates listed. - This locality has estimated coordinates. ⓘ - Click for further information on this occurrence. ? - Indicates mineral may be doubtful at this locality. - Good crystals or important locality for species. - World class for species or very significant. (TL) - Type Locality for a valid mineral species. (FRL) - First Recorded Locality for everything else (eg varieties). Struck out - Mineral was erroneously reported from this locality. Faded * - Never found at this locality but inferred to have existed at some point in the past (eg from pseudomorphs.)

All localities listed without proper references should be considered as questionable.
Australia
 
  • Queensland
    • Rockhampton Region
  • Victoria
    • Bass Coast Shire
      • Phillip Island
        • Kitty Miller Bay
Canada
 
Leiper (ed.), 1966. The Agates of North America
Germany
 
  • Rhineland-Palatinate
    • Hunsrück
      • Herrstein
        • Niederwörresbach
Panama
 
  • Panamá Province
Freehan, P. A. (1936) Agates in the Canal Zone: Rocks and Minerals, v. 11, no. 9, p. 170, 171.
UK
 
USA
 
  • California
    • San Bernardino Co.
Hutter's, Lapidary Journal, v. 10, no. 1, p. 65
www.dnr.state.mn.us/education/geology/digging/agate.html.
  • Nevada
  • Texas
    • Brewster Co.
      • Alpine
Mineral and/or Locality  
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