ATERNA VS MOISSANITE COMPARISON CHART DISCOVER

Aterna Vs Moissanite

Properties ATERNA® Moissanite
COLOR D to H F to L
CLARITY FL to VVS1 VS2
CUT IDEAL Non-Diamond Cut**
TOUGHNESS (Resistance to Wear) Excellent Very Good
MOHS HARDNESS 9.50 9.25
Refractive Index 2.67 - 2.72 2.65 - 2.68
RESISTANT TO SCRATCHING Excellent Good-Excellent
CAN DULL / FADE No No
CONFLICT FREE
ECO-FRIENDLY
Yes Yes
GIA GRADING STANDARDS Yes Varies
True Colorless Yes No - Green/Yellow Hues

**Moissanite is cut to correct its double-refractive index.

 

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