Diamond Formation

Would you like to learn about diamonds? If so,read on! Diamonds are a type of crystal or gem that comes in different colors. Diamonds get their color if minerals mix with the carbons in the diamonds. Diamonds are brought to the Earth's surface through deep volcanic eruptions by a magma,which cools down into igneous rocks known as kimberlites and lamproites.
Now that you know what diamonds are,let's talk about how they are made! Natural diamonds are formed at high tempature and pressure depths at 140 to 190 kilometers. Did you know extreme heat and pressure can make diamond colorless? If you want to find real natural diamonds,your best chance is to go to India!

Max Kanciruk Lincoln Elementary T.I.E