• Antigorite: Mineral information, data and localities.

    www.mindat.org/min-260.html Antigorite is a high-temperature serpentine mineral, forming only above 250°C (Wenner & Taylor, 1974; Evans, 1977). See also the closely related chrysotile and lizardite which are low-temperature serpentine minerals. Note: Antigorite is not the most common serpentine mineral, although it is a common member of the group.
  • Serpentine subgroup - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Antigorite Antigorite is named after its type locality, the Geisspfad serpentinite, Valle Antigorio in the border region of Italy/Switzerland. Bowenite is an especially hard serpentine (5.5) of a light to dark apple green colour, often mottled with cloudy white patches and darker veining. It is the serpentine most frequently encountered in carving and ...
  • Antigorite | Definition of Antigorite by Merriam-Webster

    www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/antigorite Antigorite definition is - a brownish green lamellar variety of the mineral serpentine Mg3Si2O5(OH)4.
  • Antigorite - Metaphysical Directory: Detailed

    www.healingcrystals.com/Antigorite_Articles_9300.html Antigorite is a variety of the Serpentine group of minerals. Because of its affinity with the Heart chakra, Antigorite can release emotional blockages and their resulting negative energy, thus allowing us to get away from those persons/things that no longer serve and keep us from advancing with our lives.
  • Antigorite Mineral Data

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  • Antigorite | mineral | Britannica

    www.britannica.com/science/antigorite antigorite, and lizardite are commonly known; the formula of these three clay minerals is Mg 3 Si 2 O 5 (OH) 4. Chrysotile crystals have a cylindrical roll morphology, while antigorite crystals exhibit an alternating wave structure. These morphological characteristics may be attributed to the degree of fit between the lateral dimensions…
  • Antigorite | Article about antigorite by The Free Dictionary

    encyclopedia2.thefreedictionary.com/antigorite Results from the XRD and WDXRF analyses of collected rock and soil samples have shown that major mineral phases found in the area include lizardite, antigorite, calcite, dolomite, and quartz, together with minor amounts of hematite and vermiculite, and trace amounts of clinochlore, magnesite, kaolinite, olivine, chromite, ankerite, dickite, diopside, and phlogopite.
  • Antigorite gemstone information - gemdat.org

    www.gemdat.org/gem-260.html Antigorite is named after its discovery locality, in the Valle Antigorio, Piemonte, Italy. Antigorite is a hard compact type of Serpentine. It occurs in tough pleated masses. The material is usually dark green in colour, but may also be yellowish, gray, brown or black.

    rruff-2.geo.arizona.edu/uploads/CM41_883.pdf 883 The Canadian Mineralogist Vol. 41, pp. 883-890 (2003) CHARACTERIZATION OF CHRYSOTILE, ANTIGORITE AND LIZARDITE BY FT-RAMAN SPECTROSCOPY CATERINA RINAUDO§ AND DANIELA GASTALDI Dipartimento di Scienze e Tecnologie Avanzate, Università del Piemonte Orientale “Amedeo Avogadro”,
  • Serpentine: The mineral Serpentine information and pictures

    www.minerals.net/mineral/serpentine.aspx Serpentine is not a single mineral, but rather a group of related minerals. Besides for the main members of Antigorite and Chrysotile, a distinction is not usually made between the individual members except under scientific study and classification.Antigorite usually represents the more solid forms, and Chrysotile usually represents the fibrous forms, especially asbestos.