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Aquamarine (Aquamarin)

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Aquamarin geätzt
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Aquamarin geätzt

X = 52 mm; Northern Area, Skardu; Pakistan

Collection: Andreas Schmid
Copyright: Andreas Schmid
Contribution: Andreas Schmid 2016-05-31
Locality: Skardu, Distrikt / Gilgit-Baltistan (Nordgebiete; Northern Areas) / Pakistan
Aquamarine
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Aquamarine

Aquamarine with skeletal schorl crystals and small quartz crystal, from Erongo Mountain, Usakos and Omaruru Districts, Erongo Region, Namibia; Size 52 x 45 x 41 mm

Copyright: pegmatite
Contribution: pegmatite 2018-07-24
Locality: Erongo, Region / Namibia
Aquamarine
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Aquamarine

Patterns of dissolving on the surface of the naturally etched, aquamarine crystal from Ukraine, Volodarsk-Volinskiy

Copyright: pegmatite
Contribution: pegmatite 2019-01-13
Locality: Choroschiw (Khoroshiv; Volodarsk-Volynskii; Wolodarsk-Wolynskii) / Choroschiw, Rajon / Schytomyr, Oblast / Ukraine
Aquamarine with Albite and Schorl
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Aquamarine with Albite and Schorl

Aquamarine with Albite and Schorl crystals, from Erongo Mountain, Usakos and Omaruru Districts, Erongo Region, Namibia; Dimensions: 53 mm x 50 mm x 36 mm

Copyright: pegmatite
Contribution: pegmatite 2019-03-31
Locality: Erongo, Region / Namibia
Beryll Var. Aquamarin
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Beryll Var. Aquamarin

Völlig transparenter, geätzter und komplex terminierter Aquamarinkristall
Maße der Stufe: 6,1 x 3,1 x 2,2 cm
Medina Mine, Pedra Azul Pegmatit-Bezirk, Minas Gerais, Brasilien
Fund aus 2019

Collection: Schluchti
Copyright: Schluchti
Contribution: Schluchti 2020-02-21
Locality: Medina / Minas Gerais / Südosten (Região Sudeste) / Brasilien
Aquamarin x mit Granat xx auf Schriftgranit
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Aquamarin x mit Granat xx auf Schriftgranit

Eine der wenigen, mir bekannten Matrixstufen. Als aktueller Eigenfund ein besonderes "Highlight" für meine Sammlung im Jahr 2020; Der Aquamarin ist 12mm lang und max. 3mm breit. Eingewachsen sind n...

Copyright: Marcus Voigt
Contribution: Pcheloyad 2020-09-28
Locality: Ardino, Obshtina / Kardschali (Кърджалийска) Oblast / Bulgarien

Collectors Summary

Color blau
Crystal System hexagonal, P6/mcc

Additional information / Summary

Aquamarin ist eine Varietät von Beryll (blauer Beryll)

Chemism

Chem­ical formula

Be3Al2Si6O18

Addi­tional chem. informa­tion

Aquamarin ist eine Varietät von Beryll (blauer Beryll)

Chem­ical com­po­si­tion

Aluminium, Beryllium, Silicium, Sauerstoff

Unit weight: 537.5025433 u; Number of atoms in the formula: 29

Info

Empirical formula:

Be3Al2Si6O18

Element

Symbol

Weight%

Atoms

Atoms%

Atom weight (u)

Sum weight (u)

Beryllium

Be

5.03

3

10.34

9.0121823

27.0365469

Oxygen

O

53.58

18

62.07

15.9994300

287.9897400

Aluminium

Al

10.04

2

6.90

26.9815382

53.9630764

Silicon

Si

31.35

6

20.69

28.0855300

168.5131800

Strunz 9th edi­tion incl. updates

9.CJ.05

9: Silikate (Germanate)
C: Ringsilikate (Cyclosilikate)
J: ~[Si6O18]12- sechser-Einfachringe, ohne inselartig, komplexe [Anionen]
05:Beryll-Gruppe

Dana 8th edi­tion

kein anerkannte:

Min­eral sta­tus

Varietät

Var­i­ety / poly­type of

Beryl

Optical Properties

Color

blau

Diaphane­ity (Trans­parency)

transparent bis durchscheinend

Optical Data Luminescence

Color LW-UV (365nm)

 

grün

LW-UV Intensity

schwach

Color SW-UV (254nm)

 

grün

SW-UV Intensity

schwach

After­glow (Per­sistant Lumi­nes­cence)

keine Daten

Crystallography

Crystal Sys­tem

hexagonal

Class (H-M)

6/mmm

Space Group number

192

Space Group

P6/mcc

Cell param­e­ters b (Å)

-

Cell param­e­ters c/b

-

Cell param­e­ters α

90°

Cell param­e­ters β

90°

Cell param­e­ters γ

120°

Preface

Name from

lat. aqua mare = Farbe des Meerwassers

Detailed description

Aquamarin in situ

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Aquamarin in situ
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Aquamarin in situ

Fundort: Harding Springs, Harts Ranges, Northern Territory, Australien

Copyright: Patrick Gundersen
Contribution: Hg 2014-12-09
Locality: Harding Springs / Harts Range (Hartz Range) / Central Desert Region, LGA / Northern Territory / Australien

Related minerals "Strunz Classification" (9. Edition) [Mineral | Chemical formula | Crystal system : Class (H-M) : Space Group | Indenture number]

Bazzite

Be3(Sc,Al)2Si6O18

hexagonal : 6/mmm : P6/mcc

9.CJ.05

Beryl

Be3Al2Si6O18

hexagonal : 6/mmm : P6/mcc

9.CJ.05

Avdeevite

(Na,Cs)(Be2Li)Al2(Si6O18)

hexagonal : 6/mmm : P63/mmc

9.CJ.05

'Morganite' (Var.v. Beryl)

Be3Al2Si6O18

hexagonal : 6/mmm : P6/mcc

9.CJ.05

'Aquamarine' (Var.v. Beryl)

Be3Al2Si6O18

hexagonal : 6/mmm : P6/mcc

9.CJ.05

Indialite

Mg2Al4Si5O18

hexagonal : 6/mmm : P6/mcc

9.CJ.05

Pezzottaite

Cs(Be2Li)Al2Si6O18

trigonal : 3m : R3c

9.CJ.05

Stoppaniite

Fe3+2Be3Si6O18·H2O

hexagonal : 6/mmm : P6/mcc

9.CJ.05

Ferroindialite

(Fe2+,Mg)2Al4Si5O18

hexagonal : 6/mmm : P6/mcc

9.CJ.05

Related minerals "Dana 8. Classification" [Mineral | Chemical formula : Crystal system : Class (H-M) | Space Group | Indenture number]

Alternative Name

Italian

Acquamarina

French

Aigue-marine de Sibérie

Polish

Akwamaryn

海藍寶

Automatic Links to external internet sources (Responsibility is with the operator)

German pages

DeWikiPedia - search for: Aquamarin
Google-Bilder-Suche - search for: Aquamarin
Mineralogisch-Petrographisches-Institut Hamburg - search for: Aquamarin

English pages

Mindat - search for: Aquamarine
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Handbook-of-Mineralogy - search for: Aquamarine
RRUFF - Raman, XRD and other mineral data - search for: Aquamarine
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American-Mineralogist-Crystal-Structure-Database - search for: Aquamarine
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Russian pages

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German pages

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