Photo category:
Rocks and Minerals specimen collection

  • Photo taken Locality: Cyprus
  • Photo taken by:
    Trichas, A.
  • Photo taken date:
    October 2011
Serpentinite
Rock
Geology
Geology

Photo of a sample of Serpentinite, collected in Cyprus in 2000. It is a metamorphic rock with main ingredient the serpentine, containing also talc chlorite and sometimes asvestos. Its color is light green to gray-green and brown-green and it feels soapy.