Minerals identify

Know how to recognize them

Epidote

Sorosilicates

Epidote is a calcium sorosilicate.

Identification

Color of mineral

Green
Yellow
Black
Brown

Mohs scale ( mineral hardness )

6

The streak

White

Density ( specific gravity )

1.715
1.725
1.734

Luster ( interacts light )

Resinous
Vitreous

Crystal ( diaphaneity )

Monoclinic