What do igneous rocks look like?

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Sep 10, 2015


Igneous rocks are one of three main rock types, formed when magma or lava cool & solidify. Because this process can happen many different ways, igneous rocks can look very different.


Igneous rocks can differ in size, shape, distribution of mineral grains, color, etc. Here's an image of some different kinds of igneous rocks and their classifications.