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Amethyst


Amethyst




Intro


Amethyst is a common gemstone. Amethyst is only available in the color purple. This gem has a vitreous luster, which means glass as appearance. It also has a hexagonal crystal system. On the Mohs Hardness Scale, Amethyst is on the 7 scale, near defining mineral (10). This mineral has the pleochorism phenomenon, which is when an object (not just gemstones) is rotated, the object changes color.



Month and Zodiac Sign


Amethyst associated month is February, making it associated with Aquarius.



Quick Facts


Chemical Composition

SiO2


Luster

Vitreous


Crystal System

Hexagonal


Zodiac Sign

Aquarius


Associated Month

February


Hardness (Mohs Hardness Scale)

7


Specific Gravity

2.6 to 2.7


Pleochroism (X)

None


Pleochorism (Y)

None


Pleochorism (Z)

None