Moon Agate (avalonite)

Quartz Variety - Agate Family

Attunement. Center. Connection. Spiritual Guidance. Equal Energy. Well Rounded.

Otherwise called Desert Moon Agate, Sahara Desert Agate, Avalonite or Globular Agate. This form of agate is circular shaped (botryoidal) and is black/brown in colour.


Family/Variety: Banded Quartz/Agate; a form of chalcedony (silicon dioxide)

Shape/Crystal System: Trigonal

Hardness: 6.5-7

Colour Range: Brown/Black/Grey

Chakra: Earth/Root

Direction: North

Element: Air

Zodiac: Scorpio♏︎/Sagittarius♐︎/Cancer♋︎

Planetary/Ruling Bodies:  Earth

Guardian/Deity: Faery

Number: 4

Partners well with: Obsidian

Safe in Water: Yes


Where this stone came from and where can you find it?

Globular Agate is found in the Sahara desert of East Asia and Morocco. Similar stones are found in the Gobi Desert but are much smaller, rarer and more see-through.

Physical Properties

How does moon agate affect the physical body?
Physically Moon Agate is helpful for those suffering from Earthly Pains, and will help dissipate physical pain on all levels.

Energetic Properties

How does moon agate affect the Energy bodies?

Moon agate removes distractions, and can help one see the complete picture of a situation.

It is wonderful on altars and can be used as a conduit, increasing our connection to other beings, especially the faery realm.

This agate helps us to attune to the center of our Earth, and subsequently the center of our being, the heart space.

It increases connection with ones spirit guides.

It encourages self healing and attunes our healing towards the energy of perfection.  Stimulates ethereal meridians, higher chakras (not only our main 7)  and happily instills positivity within the hearts of humanity.

Moon Agate brings complete comfort in Meditations.

Ways to use Moon Agate

  • Use it in meditations when deepening contact with earth and air elementals
  • Place a piece on your altar to draw down the energy of the moon
  • Hold this stone over the heart with intention to connect to Faery
  • Moon Agate is an excellent stone to use when grounding, or connecting to the loving Earth's Vibrations!
  • It can be used as a talisman for journeying; spiritually or literally.

Agate Family

Alternative forms of agate

Resources & References

Furthering Studies on moon Agate

Silver Cove Encyclopedia App

Melody- Love is in the Earth-Earth Love Publishing House 1995

Find your Fate <>


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