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Can someone please help me to identify this mineral?

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asked Jun 13, 2016 by midhet (120 points)

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Looks like yellow topaz. Or maybe yellow sapphire.
answered Jun 14, 2016 by Weasel (58,070 points)
It is pretty heavy. In water it sinks to the bottom. I heat it up as much as I could. It did not break it only showed few little cracks in the inner part, it did cool down very fast in water. I found it in the mountains in the area where rain is pouring down the mountain. I was able to scratch glass and steel easily.
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Without knowing any properties or its origination, from appearances it would seem to have a likelihood of being citrine.

answered Jul 24, 2016 by hershel (51,840 points)

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