Roger Weller, geology instructor
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azurite from Mexico-1
Los Olivos, Chihuahua, Mexico
One of the most intensely blue colored minerals is azurite, a basic copper
carbonate. The name azurite is derived from the word azure that means blue.
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Just credit photo to R.Weller/Cochise College.
Specimen courtesy of Hewin's Minerals
Dale P. Hewin
48770 W. Cheetah St., Tucson, Arizona 85742