Where is moonstone mined?

Answer Moonstone is a relatively common gemstone. It is mined in Myanmar and Sri Lanka, while more sources of moonstone are located in India, Brazil, Australia, Mexico, Tanzania and the United States.Sour... Read More »

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What does a moonstone do?

A moonstone is a hard, shimmering stone, commonly used in jewelry. Moonstones come in a variety of hues, from gray to green to pink. The most prized moonstones have a colorless body with a blue cas... Read More »

Where is moonstone found?

Found just about anywhere in the world, moonstone generally occurs in fairly large pieces, making it one of the larger gemstones available. Top-producing countries of this stone include Sri Lanka, ... Read More »

How is moonstone formed?

Moonstone is a luminescent mineral gemstone long believed in many cultures to have magical properties. The stones are mostly milky white with a blue iridescence, although rainbow moonstone can als... Read More »

What color is moonstone?

Moonstones, also known as rainbow moonstones, come in a variety of colors, including blue, white, pink, orange, green, gray, brown, peach and even rainbow. The name "moonstone" was given to the gem... Read More »