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Aqua Aura Quartz

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What is this mineral? A friend posted a photo on Facebook and it looks like amethyst to me, probably altered in some way.

asked Mar 10, 2012 by Priscilla Fox (180 points)

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Can you post a link to the picture or post the photo here?

answered Mar 11, 2012 by yohaas (1,030 points)
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Aqua Aura is a synethically colored form of quartz colored blue by gold. See this: http://www.minerals.net/mineral/aqua_aura.aspx

answered Mar 11, 2012 by hershel (52,800 points)