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Category:Desert glass

English: Silicon dioxide as Desert glass are various types of natural glass found in deserts.
  • Desert glass can be formed from the silica in sand as a result of lightning strikes or meteor impacts.
  • Names and sites include:
  1. Libyan desert glass - Libyan Desert (Saharan Egypt & Libya)
  2. Edeowie glass - South Australia.
  3. Darwin glass - West Coast, Tasmania.
  4. Fulgurite - northern Florida-U.S. and elsewhere.


This category has the following 3 subcategories, out of 3 total.