Aquamarine

Aquamarine

Aquamarine is a variation of beryl with the chemical formula

Be
3
Al
2
Si
6
O
18

Aquamarine has a hexagonal crystal structure

 

 

 

Physical Properties of Aquamarine

Lustre: Vitreous, Sub-Vitreous, Waxy, Greasy
Colour: Green, blue
Streak: White
Hardness (Mohs): 7½ - 8
Tenacity: Brittle
Cleavage: Imperfect/Fair
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Fracture: Conchoidal
Density (measured): 2.63 - 2.92 g/cm3

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Energetic Properties of Aquamarine

Key Words: Cooling, soothing, clear communication
Chakras: Throat (5th chakra) & Heart (4th chakra)
Physical: Helps with throat problems, & inflammatory illnesses
Emotional: Calms anger, relieves stress, expressing true emotions
Spiritual: Speaking ones deepest truth, meeting the divine feminine

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