Petroleum Quartz is also known as Golden Enhydro or EnPetro Quartz. One of the most beautiful, exotic and energetic of all quartz types. They derive their name from the unique pockets of golden oil. These trapped droplets of oil are incredibly fluorescent under UV light. These are very rare and are only found in the Himalayas, Pakistan, Afghanistan, and New Mexico. Even more rare are petroleum quartz on matrix, as the majority are loose stones.
Chemical Composition: SiO2
Mohs Hardness: 7
The quartz enhances the metaphysical properties of the oil inside, which is said to help balance our emotions, purify our love, and create a deeper connection with the spirit of Earth. This is a wonderful stone to use in gridding as it will emanate in all directions and amplify the other stones effects as well.
Corresponding Chakra: Solar Plexus
Corresponding Zodiac: Sagittarius and Pisces