The perfect Mineral!

You can find the perfect mineral for yourself here!

What are minerals?

Minerals have been known to be used for many purposes, from uses in materials for construction from jewelry they've been used for a long time. I've found you some of the best minerals around and now you get to know the facts about some of the best minerals on Earth!

This is our #1 mineral I'm showing you, can you guess what it is?

If you guessed quartz, you're correct! Quartz is the 2nd most abundant mineral in the continental crust, making this mineral pretty common, and it can be found in many different varieties, several which are semi precious gemstones. These gems have been very useful for jewelry or for your own kitchen counter tops!


Properties

Color: Colorless, but can vary through colors to black

Crystal System: Trigonal

Cleavage: Indistinct

Fracture: Conchoidal

Tenancity: Brittle

Hardness: 7

Luster: Vitreous

Streak: White

Diaphaneity: Transparent

Specific Gravity: 2.65

I'm going to show you another mineral!

I bet you can guess this one. Hint: It's my birthstone

This mineral is emerald, congrats if you guessed right!

This mineral is pretty hard and resistant to breaking like the rest, and it is the birthstone of May. This mineral is used for jewelry only. After treatment, these minerals will look great and ready for anything!

Properties


Color: Green shades to colorless

Crystal System: Hexagonal

Cleavage: Imperfect

Fracture: Conchoidal

Hardness: 8

Luster: Vitreous

Streak: White

Diaphaneity: Transparent

Specific Gravity: 2.76