Fluorite

Fluorite

Fluorite is a halide mineral its chemical formula is

CaF
2

Fluorite has a isometric crystal system.

 

 

 

Physical Properties of Fluorite

Lustre: Vitreous, Dull
Diaphaneity (Transparency): Transparent
Comment: Dull when massive
Colour: Purple, lilac, golden-yellow, green, colourless, blue, pink, champagne, brown.
Streak: White
Hardness (Mohs): 4
Hardness Data: Mohs hardness reference species
Tenacity: Brittle
Cleavage: Perfect
Perfect on {111}, very easy.
Parting: Indistinct parting or cleavage on {011} at times.
Fracture: Splintery, Sub-Conchoidal
Density (measured): 3.175 - 3.56 g/cm3
Density (calculated): 3.181 g/cm3
Comment: Normal range 3.175-3.184, increasing density with rare earth substitution.

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Energetic Properties of Fluorite

Key Words: Mental enhancement and clarity, improved decision making, clearing the energy fields
Chakras: All
Physical: Supports brain chemistry, bones and teeth; helps overcome vertigo or dizziness
Emotional: Aids in dispelling confusion, dishonesty, anxiety about the future
Spiritual: Helps with cleansing the astral body, enhancing mental capacities

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