The name, 'apatite' has been taken from a Greek word 'apate,' which mean to deceive. It is so named because one can be easily get confused with variety of other stones like tourmaline, peridot and beryl. It is basically known for its asparagus green color but it is found in wide range of colors, from colorless to pink, yellow, blue to violet. The best apatite is neon greenish blue with a clean clarity. The cost of the stone increases with the intensity of the color.
Product Name APATITE Shape OVAL Weight 1.17 CT. Size 5.8 X 8.0 X 3.8 mm.
Color NEON BLUE Clarity VS LUSTER IMPRESSIVE Hardness 5 Treatment UNHEATED Origin MADAGASCAR