Blue Apatite Crystal Properties

Clarity, Intuition, Inspiration

Spiritual Properties

  • Stimulates intuition
  • Powerful for deep meditation
  • Helps you shed what no longer serves you
  • Aids in giving and receiving spiritual wisdom
  • Helps you find a resolution for karmic patterns
  • Heals past life issues and is attuned to the future
  • Enhances your connection to your spiritual guides
  • Enhances clairvoyance, visions, and lucid dreaming
  • Articulates what you need from spirit in order to advance and grow
  • Stimulates the development of our psychic gifts and become more spiritually in tune

Mental Properties

  • Promotes social responsibility
  • Expands knowledge and truth
  • Amplifies your discernment skills
  • Helps you understand all influencing energy
  • Increases motivation especially to create goals
  • Clears confusion and helps relieve mental blocks
  • Shows you how to turn your ideas into a reality
  • Assist with intention setting during meditation
  • Brings creativity, motivation, and personal power
  • Helps you find your path toward achieving goals
  • Expands intellect and desire for social responsibility
  • Eliminates overactivity and stimulating under activity
  • Assists your ability to communicate and express yourself
  • Helps you find the truth and address what needs to be addressed
  • Increases your ability to recognize when patterns and habits affect your current life situation
  • Creates a willingness to let go of people, objects, and situations that have become useless in your life

Emotional Properties

  • Clears frustrations
  • Supports passion without guilt
  • Helps you feel more outgoing and confident

Kundalini Properties

  • Cleanses the aura
  • Clears and activates the third eye
  • Clears blockages and balances the chakras


  • I am open to inspiration
  • I open my heart and mind
  • I contribute to the highest good of all
  • I attune my consciousness to the wisdom of my inner knowing


  • Chakras: Throat, Third Eye
  • Energy: Projective
  • Planets: Mercury, Jupiter
  • Element: Air
  • Zodiacs: Gemini, Libra
  • Number: 9
  • Candle Color: Deep Blue

Health Benefits

  • Helps growing pains
  • Helpful for hyperactivity and autism in children
  • Supports weight loss by suppressing hunger and raising the metabolism rate
  • Works with the skeletal system to heal and strengthen bones, teeth, cartilage, nail problems, and arthritis conditions

Physical Properties

  • Color: Deep Blue, Turquoise, usually green, less often colorless, yellow, blue to violet, pink, brown.
  • Habit: Tabular, prismatic crystals, massive, compact, or granular
  • Rarity: Common
  • Luster: Vitreous
  • Species: Phosphate Mineral
  • Zoning: Absent
  • Gravity: 3.16–3.22
  • Tenacity: Brittle
  • Fracture: Conchoidal to uneven
  • Cleavage: [0001] indistinct, [1010] indistinct
  • Hardness: 5
  • Twinning: Rarely on planes {1121} and {1013}
  • Locations: Myanmar, India, and Moon Rocks specifically Basalt
  • Dispersion: 0.013
  • Pleochroism: Blue stones exhibit strong, blue, and yellow to colorless. Other colors are weak to very weak.
  • Fluorescence: Blue stones exhibit blue to light-blue in both long and short waves; Violet stones exhibit greenish-yellow in the long wave, light-purple in the short wave
  • Birefringence: 0.002–0.008
  • Diaphaneity: Transparent to Translucent
  • Named After: The ancient Greek goddess Apate, the goddess of deceit. The stone is easily mistaken for other stones, such as rainbow fluorite and aquamarine. Green apatite is commonly mistaken for peridot
  • Melting point: 1660°C
  • Discovered In: 1786
  • Luminescence: Present
  • Discovered By: Abraham Gottlob Werner
  • Chemical Name: Fluorapatite
  • Refractive Index: 1.634–1.638
  • System/Structure: Hexagonal
  • Chemical Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
  • Inclusions (streak): White
  • Chemical Classification: Calcium Phosphates

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