Afghanite aptly takes its name from the country it was first discovered in, Afghanistan, in 1968. It is a rare mineral that generally occurs near other Sodalite minerals including Hackmanite and Lazurite.

Alternative Names N/A
Colour Blue
Hardness 5.5 - 6 
Crystal system Hexagonal
Streak White
Lustre Vitreous
Main Locations Russia, Afghanistan, Italy
Chakra Crown, Third Eye
Zodiac Scorpio
Numerology 44
Planetary Neptune, Earth
Element Water