How in peridot mined?

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Where is peridot mined and how?

it is mined in pakistan, arizona, burma, and china. they use drills to reach it.

Where does peridot come from?

Peridot is the name used to distinguish gem-quality olivine. This bright green precious mineral is mined in Egypt, the western United States, Australia, Brazil, China and parts of the Middle East.

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Is peridot a type of opal?

No. Peridot is olivine.

What is the difference between peridot and peridot quartz?

Peridot quartz is just the color possibly. Peridot is actually a semi precious stone. Cabochon is a type of cut. As for the Peridot Quartz.....I am not sure if it is actual peridot or a another name game to sell lab-created crap.

Is a peridot a mineral?

Yes , Peridot it a crystal mineral .

What is the density of peridot?

peridot is 3.34 g/cm3

What is a peridot made of?

Usually, a peridot is made of lava.

How did peridot get its name?

The name "peridot" is Greek for "to give richness."

Is a peridot silicate or non silicate?

Peridot is olivine, which is a silicate.

What minerals is in a peridot gemstone?

Peridot is gem-quality olivine.

What number is peridot hardness?

hardness of peridot 7.0 mohs.

Is a peridot metallic or nonmetallic?

A peridot is a green gem stone that has magnesium in it.

What will you call birthstone peridot in Telugu?

Peridot birth stone in telugu

Where is peridot on the mohs scale?

Peridot is around 6.5 to 7 on the mohs scale.

What type of rock is Peridot?

Peridot is a mineral. It is a variety of forsteritic olivine and is the birthstone for August.

How do you breed a peridot dragon on DragonVale?

Cactus & Crystal dragon make a peridot dragon

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What is the crystal structure for Peridot?

Peridot (gem quality olivine (the mineral)) is in the orthorhombic crystal system.

Is peridot an igneous metamorphic or sedimentary rock?

Peridot is gemstone quality olivine, a mineral, not a rock.

What elements make up the peridot gemstone?

The chemical formula of peridot is: (Mg,Fe)2SiO4.

Where can one purchase a peridot pendant?

Peridot pendants should be available from high street jewelry stores. Peridot pendants can also be purchased online from websites such as ErnestJones, TheDiamondStore and Amazon.

What is the most expencive peridot?

The most expensive form of peridot comes from specific meteorites, or, as they are known to collectors, pallasites. Peridot found in these is usually not in great shape due to impact, but when they are workable for faceting can run thousands of dollars above earthly peridot. A peridot from a pallasite found by Robert Haag is listed at $50,000. Part of that is likely the setting which is 22 karat gold, rimmed with diamond and lesser stones culled from the main peridot. On the same site for Robert Haag there is a 1.5 carat faceted peridot pulled from a pallasite. Price for that is not listed however.

Where can you find peridot?

The Mantle

What is the stone for August?

it is peridot

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