Amethyst is a variety of quartz, which is a common mineral found in various geological environments. The purple color of amethyst is due to the presence of trace amounts of iron and aluminum. It can be found in many locations around the world. Notable sources include Brazil, Uruguay, Russia, South Korea, Mexico, Zambia, Canada and the United States (Arizona).
Amethyst is known for its beautiful purple hue, ranging from pale lilac to deep violet. The color can be uniform or display variations within the same crystal. Amethyst crystals often form as six-sided prisms with pointed terminations. The crystal structure of amethyst is hexagonal. When cut and polished, amethyst is used in various forms of jewelry, from rings to necklaces. Its transparent to translucent clarity and appealing color make it a popular and widely used gemstone. The stone has been valued throughout history for its beauty and is often associated with spiritual and healing properties.
Chakra : Crown, Third Eye, Root Zodiac : Aquarius Vibrational Number: 3 Mohs Scale: 7
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