The Many Colors of Fluorite

Fluorite comes in just about every color of the rainbow, and is found all over the world in most areas of North America, Europe, and China. These are some of my favorite photos of fluorite.

Red fluorite crystals

Photo by Rob Lavinsky, iRocks.com – CC-BY-SA-3.0 https://www.cs.cmu.edu/~fluorite/fluorite_image.html

Fluorite is pretty on its own, but it’s simply amazing how the most common minerals look so awesome when made into these polished spheres.

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