You are currently viewing Are Fluorite a Gemstone and what it really explains
Fluorite

What Exactly is Fluorite Gemstones

Fluorite is the crystal formation of calcium fluoride, CaF₂. It applies to the halide ores. It crystallizes in an isometric cubic manner, although octahedral and more complex isometric forms are not uncommon. The Mohs scale of geologic hardness, based on scratch hardness contrast, represents value 4 as Fluorite.

Gemstone Color

Green, Purple, Yellow, Blue, Black, White, Pink, Red, Orange, Brown

Gemstone Luster

Vitreous

Crystal
System

Cubic crystal system

Chemical formula

CaF₂

Gems Hardness

4

Mineral
Class

Halide

Fluorite is the crystal formation of calcium fluoride, CaF₂. It applies to the halide ores. It crystallizes in an isometric cubic manner, although octahedral and more complex isometric forms are not uncommon. The Mohs scale of geologic hardness, based on scratch hardness contrast, represents value 4 as Fluorite.

Interested?

View our latest Fluorite Gemstones on the store.

Want other gemstones or idea's for making jewelleries for marriages, engagements and other more?