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Diopside from
Esquire No. 7 claim, Big Creek, Rush Creek deposit, Big Creek-Rush Creek District, Fresno Co., California, USA

Mineral Species
Species:Diopside
Formula:CaMgSi2O6
Description
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Mineralogical Record (2002): 33: 161.
Associated minerals:
Associates:Fresnoite
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Diopside data
Locality Data:Click here to view Esquire No. 7 claim, Big Creek, Rush Creek deposit, Big Creek-Rush Creek District, Fresno Co., California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Diopside
0.0km (0.0 miles) A Esquire No. 8 claim (Lander's Gillespite locality), Big Creek, Rush Creek deposit, Big Creek-Rush Creek District, Fresno Co., California, USA
3.7km (2.3 miles) B Ridge prospect, Cats Head Mountain, Fresno Co., California, USA
5.4km (3.4 miles) C Rush Creek, Rush Creek deposit, Big Creek-Rush Creek District, Fresno Co., California, USA
33.4km (20.8 miles) D Hill 2268, Drum Valley - Slickrock Canyon divide, Tulare Co., California, USA
42.6km (26.5 miles) E Twin Lakes Limestone deposit, Lower Twin Lake, Twin Lakes, Fresno Co., California, USA
43.0km (26.7 miles) F Unnamed Skarn occurrence [1], Lakeshore, Fresno Co., California, USA
63.5km (39.4 miles) G Unnamed Wollastonite-Vesuvianite occurrence [1], Three Rivers, Tulare Co., California, USA
69.9km (43.4 miles) H Molly Tungstite claims (Blue Grouse Mine), Scheelite, Bishop District (Tungsten Hills District), Inyo Co., California, USA
70.5km (43.8 miles) I Pine Creek Mine (Black Monster Mine; Snow Queen Mine; Pine Creek Tungsten Mine & mill; Pine Creek apt plant; Pine Creek custom mill), Scheelite, Bishop District (Tungsten Hills District), Inyo Co., California, USA
72.4km (45.0 miles) J Baumann prospect (Bauman Ranch), Dumtah, Tulare Co., California, USA
76.4km (47.4 miles) K Scheelore Mine (Scheelore Tungsten deposit; Van Loon Scheelore 8 claims), Mount Baldwin, Mono Co., California, USA
76.6km (47.6 miles) L Pioneer Mine (Goodhope Mine; Good Hope), Grouse Peak, Tulare Co., California, USA
80.8km (50.2 miles) M Pickup Mine (Chipmunk Mine), Lookout Mountain, Inyo Co., California, USA
81.4km (50.6 miles) N Pappas prospect (Horseshoe No. 1), Mammoth Lakes, Lakes District (Lake District; Mammoth District), Mono Co., California, USA
86.2km (53.6 miles) O Shadow Creek Canyon, Minarets District (Mountain District; Raymond District; Minaret District), Ritter Range, Madera Co., California, USA
95.6km (59.4 miles) P Elster Mine (Elster claim), Camp Wishon, Tulare Co., California, USA
102.1km (63.5 miles) Q Trumbull Peak Ba-silicate deposit, Trumbull Peak, Clearing House, Clearing House District, East Belt, Mariposa Co., California, USA
106.8km (66.4 miles) R Black Rock Mine (Black Rock Tungsten deposit), Black Rock Canyon, Banner Ridge, Chidago District, Benton Range, Mono Co., California, USA
107.9km (67.1 miles) S Reward Mine (Brown Monster Mine; Ruth; Hirsch and Telescope group; Brown Monster-Reward; Graham-Jones; Eclipse; Golden West claims; Hidden Treasure group; F. D. Roosevelt claims), Reward, Russ District, Inyo Mts (Inyo Range), Inyo Co., California, USA
113.1km (70.3 miles) T September claims (September Holding & Hillen), Bennettville, Tioga District, Mono Co., California, USA
116.2km (72.2 miles) U Credow Mountain Mine (Credow Mountain Tungsten), Fountain Springs, Tulare Co., California, USA
124.2km (77.2 miles) V Tyler Creek Mine (Western Exploration; National Tungsten; Verne Tyler; Bull Point), California Hot Springs, Tulare Co., California, USA
131.4km (81.6 miles) W Rimrock Mine, White River District, Kern Co., California, USA
132.2km (82.1 miles) X Tungstore No. 2 Mine, Posey area, White River District, Kern Co., California, USA
133.4km (82.9 miles) Y Coalinga Asbestos Mine (Coalinga Mine; Coalinga Asbestos deposit), Coalinga area, Diablo Range, Fresno Co., California, USA
137.5km (85.4 miles) Z California State Gem Mine (Dallas Gem Mine; Benitoite Mine; Benitoite Gem Mine; Gem Mine), Dallas Gem Mine area, San Benito River headwaters area, New Idria District, Diablo Range, San Benito Co., California, USA
138.3km (85.9 miles) 0 Perovskite Peak (Perovskite Hill), Santa Rita Peak, Dallas Gem Mine area, San Benito River headwaters area, New Idria District, Diablo Range, San Benito Co., California, USA
138.9km (86.3 miles) 1 Crest of hill 4461, Dallas Gem Mine area, San Benito River headwaters area, New Idria District, Diablo Range, San Benito Co., California, USA
143.0km (88.8 miles) 2 Good Enough Mine (Good Enough prospect; Gribble group), Greenhorn summit, Wofford Heights, Greenhorn Mountains District (Greenhorn District), Kern Co., California, USA
143.7km (89.3 miles) 3 Butte Mine (Hillside Mine), Greenhorn Summit area, Wofford Heights, Greenhorn Mountains District (Greenhorn District), Kern Co., California, USA
143.7km (89.3 miles) 4 Victor claim (Victor Mine), Clear Creek area, Picacho Peak, New Idria District, Diablo Range, San Benito Co., California, USA
146.3km (90.9 miles) 5 Unnamed Ti occurrence [1], Summit 2347 meters, Nelson Range, Lee District, Inyo Co., California, USA
146.8km (91.2 miles) 6 Santa Rosa Mine (Lee-Santa Rosa Mine; Santa Rosa Mines), Malpais Mesa, Inyo Mts (Inyo Range), Inyo Co., California, USA
148.2km (92.1 miles) 7 Copper Queen-Lucky Boy Mine (Copper Queen Mine), Summit 2347 meters, Nelson Range, Lee District, Inyo Co., California, USA
155.8km (96.8 miles) 8 Grandad Mine (Miranda), Kernville, Kern Co., California, USA
162.2km (100.8 miles) 9 Defiance Mine, Darwin Mine (Anaconda; Bernon Mine; Defiance Mine; Essex Mine; Independence Mine; Intermediate Mine; Rip Van Winkle Mine; Thompson Mine), Darwin, Darwin District, Darwin Hills, Inyo Co., California, USA
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