Dictionary of Geotourism

2020 Edition
| Editors: Anze Chen, Young Ng, Erkuang Zhang, Mingzhong Tian

Greenish Blue Jade

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-2538-0_985
This is a nephrite with a greenish blue colour. The colour hues range from light cyan-blue, deep cyan-blue, green, greyish green, dark greyish green to emerald green. Tremolite accounts for 93% to 99% of its composition. Of all the soft jade, greenish blue jade is the most abundant type (Fig. 38).
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