Some shades that are on an amber color chart include honey, cognac, green-yellow, lemon yellow, green and cream-yellow. The color of amber is typically found between yellow and orange on the color wheel. The first record... More » Science Colors

Amber is found all over the world, but large quantities are found in Eastern Europe and Mexico. Amber is fossilized tree resin, so anywhere large concentrations of fossilized trees are found, amber is also likely to be f... More » Science Earth Science Geology

According to the San Francisco Gem and Mineral Society, amber comes from evergreen trees, such as pine trees. Authentic amber is tree resin that has been hardened over millions of years. More » Home & Garden Gardening & Landscapes Trees & Bushes
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