Color: Steel Gray, Metalic Gray, Black, Rusty Red
Rarity: Very Common
Fun Fact: In ages past Hematite was used as a mirror.
Category Oxide mineral
Chemical formula iron(III) oxide, Fe2O3, ??-Fe2O3
Crystal habit Tabular to thick crystals
Crystal system Trigonal - hexagonal scalenohedral
Fracture Uneven to sub-conchoidal
Grounding, Balancing, Detoxifying
Primary Chakras: ALL especially Root and Solar
Plexus Astrological signs: Aries, Aquarius
Primary Chakra: ALL especially Root and Solar Plexus
Astrological sign(s): Aries, Aquarius
Vibration: Number 9...
helps to absorb negative energy and calms in times of stress or worry.
Hematite is a very protective stone and is great to carry to help you
stay grounded in many situations.