Where does pectolite come from?

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Enrique Steuber asked a question: Where does pectolite come from?
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Date created: Tue, Sep 14, 2021 5:45 PM
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  • In Canada, the Thetford Mines and Asbestos, Quebec produce magnificent, prismatic crystals. Indeed, these are the only sources of transparent, facetable pectolite, yielding twinned crystals up to 5” long in colors ranging from white to pale blue-green.
  • In 1974, blue pectolite was found in the Dominican Republic. Known by the trade name Larimar, this blue gem has since become a popular jewelry stone. Triclinic.

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