Minerals identify

Know how to recognize them

Sunstone

Plagioclase variety

Sunstone is a plagioclase , which when viewed from certain directions exhibits a spangled appearance, Sweden , various United States localities and on some beaches along the midcoast of South Australia.

Identification

Color of mineral

Yellow
Red
Green
Blue
Copper

Density ( specific gravity )

1.525

Crystal ( diaphaneity )

Triclinic