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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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Bright blue, double terminated amazonite crystals in parallel formation. Ex A.E. Foote collection. Measures 3 x 3 x 2.5 cm. From Stove Mountain, El Paso County.
Photo courtesy of © John Betts - Fine Minerals.

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Amazonite from Lake George. Measures 4 x 3cm.
Photo courtesy ARCH Minerals.

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Microcline var. amazonite from Lake George. 2.5 x 4 x 4 cm in size. A white albite "cap" is present on one face of the termination.
Photo courtesy of Dan Weinrich.

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