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  • Apatite Gemstones GemSelect

    Apatite is an unusual mineral, being one of the few produced and used by the human body. As a gemstone, the neon blue-green color from Madagascar has become popular.

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  • Apatite meaning Gemstone

    Green apatite. Balances wisdom of the mind and the heart; abundance stone; use it to assist in communication with Nature and all its spirits. Golden Yellow Apatite

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  • Buy Natural Loose Apatite Gemstones at AJS Gems

    Apatite is a phosphate mineral that is typically green, but can sometimes be turned a vivid greenish-blue by low temperature heating. The color can rival the best paraiba tourmaline. The main limitation of apatite is that it is slightly soft (5 on the Mohs scale).

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  • Apatite Gemstone & Information Gemopedia by JTV

    Apatite's various colors are often due to the presence of rare earth elements or natural irradiation. Because of its wide color range, apatite has often been mistaken for many other gemstones, including topaz, tourmaline, and various beryl varieties.

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  • Himalaya Tourmaline Mine

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  • Himalaya Tourmaline Mine

    The Himalaya Mine produced more tourmaline than any other tourmaline mine ... Some other minerals found here are quartz, apatite, morganite, clevelandite, calcite ...

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  • Mt Apatite Maine Mineralogical Society of America

    This mine relies wholly upon the production of tourmalines to keep it in operation and in this respect it is unlike the quarries at Mt. Apatite where the mining of tourmalines is

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  • Apatite Wikipedia

    Apatite is the defining mineral for 5 on the Mohs scale. Hydroxyapatite, also known as hydroxylapatite, is the major component of tooth enamel and bone mineral. A relatively rare form of apatite in which most of the OH groups are absent and containing many carbonate and acid phosphate substitutions is a large component of bone material.