Chloritic Quartz

Chloritic Quartz

Chloritic Quartz is a silicone dioxide crystal with chlorite inclusions with a chemical formula

SiO
2

 

Chloritic Quartz has a hexagonal crystal structure

 

 

 

Physical Properties of Chloritic Quartz

Lustre: Vitreous
Diaphaneity (Transparency): Transparent, Translucent
Colour: Colorless, Green
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 Chloritic Quartz

Key Words: Self-healing, linking with Earth and Nature spirits
Chakras: Heart (4th chakra), Third Eye (6th chakra)
Physical: Initiates energetic cleansing of the body, facilitates psychic surgery
Emotional: Encourages making a heart connection with Nature and the Earth
Spiritual: Instills conscious relationship with Nature spirits and the Earth

 

 

 

 

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