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Azurite

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Caroline W.

on 10 November 2013

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Azurite
Caroline Wall

"Special Properties" of Azurite
General Information About the Mineral Azurite
Chemical Formula:
Cleavage/Fracture:
http://www.minerals.net/mineral/azurite.aspx

http://www.galleries.com/Azurite
How is Azurite Mined?
Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Color:
Pale Blue to Very Dark Blue
General Information
Continued
Density:
Luster:
perfect in one direction; fair in another direction
Vitreous
Uses of Azurite
Why Did I Pick Azurite?
Works Cited
3.83 g/cm3
More General Information
Hardness:
Streak:
3.5-4
Light Blue
Value of Azurite
Azurite can be used for/as...

an ornamental stone
jewelry or beads
making blue pigments
a collector's stone

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Azurite
I picked Azurite because...

the color attracted me
I became more interested as I learned all of its uses
I had never heard of it and wanted to learn what it was
Many places around the world, but especially...

France
Mexico
Morocco
Australia
Arizona, USA
Where is Azurite Found?
http://www.amazon.com/s?ie=UTF8&page=1&rh=n%3A3367581%2Ck%3Aazurite%20rings
http://jewels-empire.com/Azurite_info.html
http://ls-rocket-03.henrico.k12.va.us/access/web?id=a4db3332-3e8f-11e3-a986-0025906042b0
http://geology.com/minerals/azurite.shtml
it's an ore of copper
often occurs with malachite to form "Azure-malachite"
usually forms in the shape of a crystal
normally opaque, but can be translucent
http://www.encyclopedia.com/topic/azurite.aspx
Example of An Azurite Mineral Specimen
http://www.mindat.org/min-447.html
This Specific
Azurite Ring:
$110.00
This Specific Azurite
Mineral Specimen:
$38.00
http://www.galleries.com/scripts/item.exe?ENLARGE+Minerals+Carbonates+AZURITE+AZU-84
"Hard rock mining" is used to extract Azurite from the earth. This involves going underground and using blasting and other machinery to separate the mineral deposit from the earth.
http://www.enviroliteracy.org/article.php/1379.html
(Glassy)
www.webmineral.com/data/Azurite.shtml#.Un_N9aVdXwl
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