What is an interesting fact about peridot?

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Date created: Sat, Jul 3, 2021 4:28 PM
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Peridot forms in magma in the upper mantle, about 20 to 55 miles deep. It is brought to the surface by tectonic or volcanic activity. Peridot has been found in some meteorites, making it one of the few gems known to exist outside of our solar system! Peridot was first used as a talisman in the ancient world.

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