Labradorite
  • Mineral: Labradorite

  • Main Source of Origin: India

  • Mohs Hardness: 6.0

  • Birthstone: June

Named after its original source in Labrador, Canada, labradorite is commonly referred to as a Blue moonstone. A variety of the moonstone, a labradorite appears as if it had captured the azure blue sky in crystal clear water, labradorite radiates with a shimmering mystical luminescence.

 

Labradorite is as blue as the Morpho Butterfly with a quivering blue radiance. It display an iridescent visual effect known as labradorescence which is similar to adularescence.

Other information:

  • Zodiac birthstone for Cancer, Libra and Scorpio

  • Stone for 3rd anniversary