Cubic Zirconia (Synthetic) Classification
Cubic Zirconia (Synthetic)
Colorless, Pink, Grayish Blue To Dark Blue, Pale To Strong Yellow, Orangy Yellow, Orange, Orange Red, Red, Yellowish Green, Bluish Green, Green, Purple, Brown, Black
CZ, Cubic Z, Diamond-Z, Diamonair II, Diamononesque, Diamonite, Djevalite, Phianite, C-Ox, Pearl CZ
Negative reaction to diamond tester, OTL RI, strong fire, lack of doubling, SG, fracture and pavilion flash. Orange pavilion flash when view through magnification if well cut stone. Slight see-through effect.
Misnomer: synthetic diamond. Heft higher than a diamond. Translucent pink SG: 6.14 to 6.16Translucent white or pearl CZ SG: 6.11 to 6.12