Roger Weller, geology instructor
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Epidote is a hydrous calcium aluminum iron silicate. Its most outstand feature is its
pistachio-green or pea soup green color. It is a metamorphic mineral and its
presence indicates that the surrounding rock has been metamorphosed.
Photo is copyright free only for non-commercial educational uses.
Just credit photo to R.Weller/Cochise College.
Mineral specimen courtesy of Belkis Minerals
P.O. Box 5744, Bisbee, Arizona