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A to Z challenge: O is for Okenite April 28, 2016

Filed under: A to Z challenge,rocks and minerals — Cynthia @ 2:44 pm

Okenite is a silicate mineral. It looks like a fuzzy cotton ball. It can be found on prehnite and inside basalt geodes. They are colorless to white in color. The crystals are delicate and will crush if touched. They are absolutely beautiful to look at.

 

okenite

 

http://www.galleries.com/Okenite
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Okenite
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