Charles and Colvard's Forever One Moissanites are in the D-E-F color range. Charles & Colvard Radiant Cut Moissanites are Rectangular Gemstones having brilliant-cut facet pattern applied to both the crown and pavilion creating a vibrant, lively pin-fire sparkle. Moissanites are conflict-free and socially conscious lab created gemstones. Each Forever One Moissanite is Laser Inscribed and comes with a Certificate of Authenticity and a Limited Lifetime Warranty from Charles and Colvard. Charles and Colvard Moissanites are hand cut by master gem cutters. Charles & Colvard lab created silicon carbide crystals known as Moissanites have a hardness MOHS SCALE 9.25, a natural diamond has a harness of 10. Because of the hardness of moissanite jewels, they can be cut with sharp, well-defined, and highly polished facets that accentuate their brilliance and fire. The brilliance refractive index (RI) of a moissanite is 2.65-2.69 whereas diamonds are 2.42, confirming moissanites to be brighter, more lusterous, and with a fire dispersion greater than a diamond, 0.044, where moissanites have a dispersion of 0.104. Fire dispersion is the breaking of light rays into spectral colors. Moissanites are durable as determined by the MOHS SCALE Hardness, a resistance to scratching; and toughness, or resistance to chipping or cleaving. *Carat is the traditional measuring unit of a diamond's weight. Moissanite stones are slightly lighter than diamonds.
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