Diamonds Vs Moissanite What Is the Difference? – Funny Insurance Claims
Posted On July 13, 2022
onds might reign supreme in the world of engagement ring, but they certainly aren’t the only gemstone option out on the market. If you’re looking for something different, you have plenty of options. There are stones that appear to be very similar to diamonds like moissanite.
Moissanite and diamonds are undistinguishable from each other to the untrained eye. An angle is the best way to distinguish Moissanite and diamond. Two lines will appear slightly blurred that indicate a double reflection. It is an intrinsic quality in Moissanite.
Double reflection is more easy to detect in certain forms than others. Even a skilled jeweler will have trouble seeing double reflections in the Emerald cut, even if they were wearing a loupe. Moissanite does not have the same density than diamonds, meaning it is lighter than diamonds that is the same size. To prevent confusion, the carat weight of Moissanite will always be listed in relation to its equivalent weight in carats of diamonds.