The Fatima Blue is a light grey limestone, with fine grain structure and presenting regular darker dots all over its surface. The light grey color is very consistent, showing an interesting light color.
The Fatima Blue is one of the many variations of the Fatima limestone and is today being presented as a real alternative to other light grey / blue limestones in Portugal. The Fatima Blue blocks are normally very large, healthy and are exported as blocks, slabs, tiles or simply cut to size formats.
Compression strenght: 1366 Kg/cm2; Bending strenght: 203 Kg/cm2; Porosity: 8,0%
The Fatima Blue is a preferential limestone to be used on either exterior wall cladding, or interior applications. It can also be found on other applications such as masonry, stonework, as well as wall coverings. Its consistent light grey color makes it a wonderful choice where uniformity is required.