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Authors: Stefan and Richard Hollos

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Macro/Micro Picture of the Day

August 22, 2020

Mica in Quartz

Macro and Micro Picture of the Day 2020-08-22

Here is a diamond shaped piece of mica embedded in a quartz rock found in the foothills of Boulder County, Colorado. The diamond is about 4 by 7 mm in size.

Equipment used: Canon EOS Rebel T5i with a standard zoom lens (EF-S 18-55 mm).