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Jun 8, 2009 ... Translucent rocks are rocks that a person can see through, and they are typically
made up of minerals or crystals that are translucent ...
Picture Identification Guide for Polished Stones and Tumbled Rocks. Printable ...
Carnelian is a translucent orange to red or brown agate. It often forms in ...
How to Identify Translucent Rocks. Minerals and rocks have a variety of
characteristics, one of which is their degree of translucency, or ability to see
Sep 26, 2001 ... Before you identify rocks, you have to be able to identify the .... Mudrocks are
opaque, usually very soft, but may be quite hard if well-cemented.
Complete Information Guide to Rocks, Minerals, & Gemstones ... Light is able to
pass through transparent minerals; translucent minerals partially let light ... It can,
however, eliminate some mineral possibilities when trying to identify a mineral.
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Typically translucent, vitreous or glassy yellow to yellowish green fanlike crystals
(Mina Ojuela). ... Dark green acicular micro crystals in low silica igneaous rocks.
Quartz is so common in crustal rocks that it's more notable when quartz is missing
than when it's present. This article tells how to identify quartz, what varieties it
comes in, and what quartz ... Translucent white quartz is called milky quartz.
These properties are extremely useful for identifying a mineral. ... And in the
middle we have translucent rocks which admit light diffusely and as a result are ...
Green and greenish rocks get their color from green minerals, but a lot ... Green
minerals can be hard to identify until you've learned something about the most
common ones. ... Prehnite has a light "bottle-green" color and is quite translucent.
Identifying agates and beach rocks found rocks along Lake Superior's beaches ...
but because the bands appear more opaque rather than translucent I think not.