Rutilated Smoky Quartz

Rutilated Smoky Quartz

Rutilated Smoky Quartz is a silicone dioxide crystal with a chemical formula

SiO
2

Rutilated Smoky Quartz has a hexagonal crystal structure

 

 

 

Physical Properties of Smoky Quartz

Lustre: Vitreous
Diaphaneity (Transparency): Transparent, Translucent
Colour: Black, Brown, Gray
Streak: White
Hardness (Mohs): 7
Hardness Data: Mohs hardness reference species
Comment: Some variability by direction.
Tenacity: Brittle
Cleavage: Poor/Indistinct
The rhombohedral cleavage r{1011} is most often seen, there are at least six others reported.
Fracture: Conchoidal
Comment: Tough when massive
Density (measured): 2.65 - 2.66 g/cm3
Density (calculated): 2.66 g/cm3

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Energetic Properties of Rutilated Quartz

Key Words: Programmable for attunement, amplification, acceleration, expanding awareness, quickening and grounding manifestation
Chakras: All
Physical: Supports a speedy healing process, aids hair growth and quality
Emotional: Intensifies feelings, quickens emotional catharsis, breeds optimism
Spiritual: Aids telepathy and intuition, amplifies one's power of manifestation

 

 

 

 

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