Blue apatite is a gemstone that features swirls of blue color that look like a churning sea. It can appear in beautiful shades of dark blue, sea green, and subtle hints of white. Blue apatite is a blue transparent phosphate material. The color of this material is such a vibrant blue that it is difficult to believe it could be found naturally, but this color is 100% natural.
It derives its name from the Greek word "apate," meaning "to deceive" because it is often mistaken for other stones. Mined in Brazil, Mexico, Myanmar, Africa, and the USA, apatite is a great stone for deepening meditation. It is said to be an inspirational gemstone that helps with learning.