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Sep 19, 2020

Iron ?

This rock was found near Glenwood City WI. It is highly magnetic and sets off my Metal detector. I am not familiar with different types of rock but I love

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Sep 11, 2020



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Sep 04, 2020

Help what type of rock is this?

Found in Hemet California

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Sep 04, 2020

What is this

Is this basalt. Its magnetic and extremely heavy.

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Aug 24, 2020

Unique Rock

Nothing but an Amber type color with a rainbow type appearance

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Aug 24, 2020


This was found in Rocky mountain national park I was wondering if it was broke in half would it have a crystal like interior?

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Aug 24, 2020

Green non metallic

Found in desert...Utah

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Aug 24, 2020

Black rock with glassy crust

I found it on a beach in Argyll on 12th August 2020, about the same time as the persied meteor shower. The block is a rhomboid shape with one narrow edge,

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Aug 24, 2020

Does anyone know what this is

It’s very sharp and has cut me twice the color looks like rose quartz but the whole thing look like it’s made of tiny pieces of pink glass. Please tell

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Aug 11, 2020

Geology Maps

Start Using Geology Maps

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