enter image description here

Rock found in Morocco and haven't been able to figure out what it is! Please help!


closed as off-topic by Jan Doggen, Leukocyte, Fred, Erik, trond hansen Aug 29 at 11:59

This question appears to be off-topic. The users who voted to close gave this specific reason:

  • "Questions about rock identification requests are off-topic. For more information, see the announcement on meta." – Jan Doggen, Leukocyte, Fred, Erik, trond hansen
If this question can be reworded to fit the rules in the help center, please edit the question.

  • 1
    $\begingroup$ Please read this and improve your question. $\endgroup$ – Jan Doggen May 5 '18 at 17:35

Thats a quartz vein in granite parent rock. Morocco has some of the worlds largest deposits of amethyst and citrine in the world which is often found with quartz.

  • 2
    $\begingroup$ The parent rock around the vein looks like quartzite rather than granite. $\endgroup$ – haresfur May 7 '18 at 3:35

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.