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Pale celery color, mostly quite free of inclusions.
10mm Approx. 40 on approx. 16 inch (40.64 cm) strand. (strand)
Found all over the world, the name "fluorite" comes from the Latin "Fluo" - meaning "to flow." Fluorite has traditionally been used as a flux - added to other substances, i.e. steel, to make it flow better and to remove impurities.
It will also fluoresce in ultra-violet light - and is the origin of that term - fluoresce, fluorescent, etc., are named for this interesting and colourful mineral - not the other way around.
It has a hardness of 4 on the Mohs scale - which is not particularly hard.
Metaphysically - it is believed to be a stone of protection and grounding, bringing balance and is useful in meditation and absorbing negative energy.