Garnets

This group of minerals has been used since the Bronze Age as abrasives and gemstones. The six common species or garnets are distinguished by their chemical composition. The rarest garnet is the blue garnet.

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Colors
Lapidary Crafting and Jewelry Making
Garnets

What is RGB breakdown for garnet red color?

125, 9,0 - r,g,b

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Gems and Precious Stones
Garnets

Can garnet scratch glass?

yes.

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Weight and Mass
London
Garnets

How much does one stone weigh?

==Weight of a Stone== A stone weighs 14 pounds, or 6.4 kilograms.

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Jewelry
Lapidary Crafting and Jewelry Making
Garnets

Where is garnet located?

Garnet is actually a group of minerals, some of which are very common and found all over the world. Mindat.org will list hundreds of localities for the common garnets like almandine and grossular.

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Name Origins
Humor & Amusement
Nicknames
Garnets

What is a nickname for Garnet?

the big ticket

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Birthstones
Garnets

What does the birthstone garnet mean for people born in January?

Garnet stone is associated with gentleness, affectionate nature, kind heartedness, sincerity, frankness, charity, constancy and truthfulness.

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Snakes
Prefixes Suffixes and Root Words
Garnets

Do snakes prefer one color rat more than another?

no, snakes cant see color they sense heat by flicking their tongue out that's how they sense where their food is

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Lapidary Crafting and Jewelry Making
Gems and Precious Stones
Garnets

A blue color and will scratch garnet is?

Sapphire is blue and will scratch garnet.

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New York
New York City
Garnets

What is the symbol of new york state?

Here's a good picture and description for NY states symbol. http://www.dos.state.ny.us/kidsroom/nysfacts/stfacts.html

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Geology
Jewelry
Birthstones
Garnets
Opals

Why is garnet opal and topaz considered to be gemstones?

cz all 3 are made from mixtures as well as shine and differ from just normal rocks

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Who were Henry Highland Garnet and Maria Stewart?

African Americans who spoke and wrote in favor of abolition.

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Geology
Mozambique
Gems and Precious Stones
Birthstones
Garnets

What is the difference between Mozambique garnet and far east garnet?

It is the quality, colour, weight and clarity, apart from that, there is no difference.

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Geology
Mining
Garnets

What is chalcopyrite's mineral group?

Chalcopyrite is in the sulfide mineral group.

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Painting and Staining
Household Hints
Garnets

What paint colors make garnet paint?

Garnet is a red purple hue mixed from Alizirin Crimson and Cobalt Blue. If Cobalt blue is not available Ultramarine Blue can be used.

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What are garnet stones used for?

garnets are used for making jewellry.

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Garnets

Are garnets as precious as rubies?

Well people don't really mention garnets so you would mostly here "o'look at that precious ruby????" not "look at these garnet's well i guess they do so never mind there both the same..

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What is the transparency of a garnet?

garnet is something that belongs to the month of january and it is transparent but some of them are opaque and i think there are differnt colors

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Jewelry
Garnets

Is garnet a rare gemstone?

Not at all. Garnets come in a variety of colors and different types; however, the most popular is color is dark red. Garnets have a hardness of 6.5 to 8.5 on the Mohs scale and are very common.

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Garnets

What was notable about Henry H Garnet and Maria Stewart?

They were African Americans who spoke and wrote in favor of abolition.

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Stone Age
Garnets

Who was the first person to found garnet?

Garnets have been used as beads since at least 3000 BC.

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Garnets

If you had two metamorphic rocksone with garnet crystals and the other with chlorite crystals which one would have formed at a deeper level in earth's crust?

Granet would be the deeper one.

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Basketball
Boston Celtics
Basketball History
Kevin Garnett
Garnets

How long has Kevin garnet played for the Boston Celtics?

14 years

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Science
Geology
Garnets

Where are garnet schist rocks commonly found?

Garnet schist-- as well as mica schist--can be found anywhere where clay rock with some calcite content-- such as siltstone or a mudstone, for example-- can be compressed (via metamorphism) and consequently sqeezed into rock-like layers.

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Personal Finance
Celebrity Net Worth
Guns N' Roses
Garnets

What is axl rose net worth?

His net worth has been estimated in the vacinity of $277 million dollars

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Chemistry
Colors
Garnets
Whatsapp

What colors make up teal?

Green and Blue

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