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Amazonite
variety of Microcline
aka Amazonstone
Potassium aluminum silicate
KAlSi3O8


Amazonite in the East Region

  • No notable occurrences in database yet.

Amazonite in the Front Range Region

Amazonite in the Northwest Region

  • No notable occurrences in database yet.

Amazonite in the South Central Region

Amazonite in the Southwest Region

  • No notable occurrences in database yet.

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A 5.5 x 5 x 4 cm cluster of amazonite crystals. The crystals have cores of plain microcline. From Bear Creek Canyon, El Paso Co.
Photo courtesy of Trinity Minerals.

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Very large single crystal of amazonite with medium green color and minor brown limonite staining. From Crystal Creek, near Florissant, Teller County. Measures 10 x 8 x 5 cm.
Photo courtesy of © John Betts - Fine Minerals.

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Cluster of sub-parallel amazonite crystals with no matrix. This specimen is complete and fully crystallized on all sides. Color is a medium green with tan-colored surface coating. From Crystal Creek, near Florissant, Teller County. Measures 6 x 4 x 3 cm.
Photo courtesy of © John Betts - Fine Minerals.

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