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Aquamarine
variety of Beryl
Beryllium aluminum silicate
Be3Al2Si6O18


Aquamarine in the East Region

  • No notable occurrences in database yet.

Aquamarine in the Front Range Region

  • No notable occurrences in database yet.

Aquamarine in the Northwest Region

  • No notable occurrences in database yet.

Aquamarine in the South Central Region

Aquamarine in the Southwest Region

  • No notable occurrences in database yet.

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The 120 carat aqua from the south knob of Mt. Antero. It's exactly 1.5 inches long.

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Single gemmy aquamarine crystal from the California Mine, Mt. Baldwin, Chaffee Co. Measures 2.5 x 1 cm.
Photo courtesy of Dave Bunk Minerals.

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Aquamarines from the snowpatch area of Mt. Antero. The largest is approximately 0.75 inch.

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