• Bazzite - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bazzite Bazzite is a beryllium scandium cyclosilicate mineral with chemical formula: Be 3 Sc 2 Si 6 O 18 (Be 3 (Sc,Fe) 2 Si 6 O 18 or Be 3 (Sc,Al) 2 Si 6 O 18).It crystallizes in the hexagonal crystal system typically as small blue hexagonal crystals up to 2 cm length. It has a Mohs hardness of 6.5-7 and a specific gravity of 2.77 to 2.85.. It is hard to distinguish from blue beryl.. Occurs in ...
  • Bazzite | Definition of Bazzite by Merriam-Webster

    www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bazzite Bazzite definition is - a mineral consisting of a silicate of scandium and other rare-earth metals and occurring in small azure-blue hexagonal prisms.
  • Bazzite - The Mineral and Gemstone Kingdom

    www.minerals.net/mineral-variety/Mineral/Bazzite.aspx Bazzite. Mineral very similar to Beryl but with some of the rare element scandium replacing some of the aluminum in its chemical structure. Its chemical formula is Be 3 (Al,Sc) 2 SiO 6. Although Bazzite is often considered to be a variety of Beryl, it is scientifically recognized as an individual mineral species. Back
  • Bazzite Mineral Data

    webmineral.com/data/Bazzite.shtml Bazzite Crystallography: Axial Ratios: a:c = 1:0.9626 : Cell Dimensions: a = 9.521, c = 9.165, Z = 2; V = 719.50 Den(Calc)= 2.61 : Crystal System:
  • Bazzite | Article about bazzite by The Free Dictionary

    encyclopedia2.thefreedictionary.com/bazzite A section on the "Baveno classics" deals first with the famous orthoclase crystals, and includes also very interesting chapters on fluorite, on gadolinite and on the scandium minerals (Baveno is the type locality of bazzite, cascandite, jervisite and scandiobabingtonite; also, thorveitite has been found there: thus five of the nine known ...
  • Bazzite – Occurrence, Properties, and Distribution

    www.azomining.com/Article.aspx Bazzite is identified in the field by its light blue and dark blue variations with indistinct cleavages and brittle fracture. This mineral occurs as symmetrical fine-sized crystals that are formed in the shape of thin prisms.
  • Bazzite: Mineral information, data and localities.

    www.mindat.org/show.php Cesian bazzite and thortveitite from Cuasso al Monte, Varese, Italy: a comparison with the material from Baveno, and inferred origin. The Canadian Mineralogist, 38(6), 1409-1418. ⓘ Val Cavallizza quarries
  • Bazzite - Mindat.org

    www.mindat.org/gm/586 8.7 x 4.9 x 3.6 cm. Bazzite is the rare scandium analogue of beryl found in few localities worldwide in miarolitic cavities in granites, granite pegmatites and in Alpine veins associated with pegmatitic minerals. A 2.0 cm, deep blue, gemmy and lustrous bazzite crystal is set in a 3.5 cm, quartz-lined vug in granitic gneiss matrix.
  • Bazzite Games – Publisher of the Connecting Flights Board Game

    bazzitegames.com Connecting Flights is a Euro-style, medium weight board game for 1-5 players (playing time: 30 min per player). It features: A competitive mode for 2-5 players (main mechanics: engine/network building, hand management, auctions)A cooperative mode for 1-3 players (main mechanic: hand management, pick up and delivery) Although the two modes share most cards, components and the board, they are ...
  • Barite Mineral | Uses and Properties - Geology

    geology.com/minerals/barite.shtml The uses and properties of the mineral Barite. Barite Occurrence. Barite often occurs as concretions and void-filling crystals in sediments and sedimentary rocks.It is especially common as concretions and vein fillings in limestone and dolostone.Where these carbonate rock units have been heavily weathered, large accumulations of barite are sometimes found at the soil-bedrock contact.