Fluorite Photos
Cochise College               
Photos of Minerals
Geology Home Page

Roger Weller, geology instructor

wellerr@cochise.edu    copyright 2010-R.Weller

 
fluorite with iridescence-1
Cave-in-Rock, Illinois
Air gap in a cleavage opening produces a rainbow-like effect known as
Newton's rings.

 


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Photo is copyright free only for non-commercial educational uses.
Just credit photo to R.Weller/Cochise College.