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Diopside from
Marki Khel, Spin Ghar range (Speen Ghar range), Khogyani District, Nangarhar Province (Ningarhar Province), Afghanistan

Mineral Species
Species:Diopside
Formula:CaMgSi2O6
Description
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Blauwet, D., 2008, Pakistan and Afghanistan: Garnet from the Roof of the World, in: Garnet, Great Balls of Fire, Lithographie, LLC
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Andradite38 photos of Diopside associated with Andradite at this locality.
Epidote34 photos of Diopside associated with Epidote at this locality.
Clinochlore17 photos of Diopside associated with Clinochlore at this locality.
Vesuvianite14 photos of Diopside associated with Vesuvianite at this locality.
Magnetite11 photos of Diopside associated with Magnetite at this locality.
Albite4 photos of Diopside associated with Albite at this locality.
Biotite2 photos of Diopside associated with Biotite at this locality.
Calcite1 photo of Diopside associated with Calcite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Diopside data
Locality Data:Click here to view Marki Khel, Spin Ghar range (Speen Ghar range), Khogyani District, Nangarhar Province (Ningarhar Province), Afghanistan
Photo GalleryView Gallery (12 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Diopside
225.3km (140.0 miles) A Ladjuar Medam (Lajur Madan; Lapis-lazuli Mine; Lapis-lazuli deposit), Sar-e Sang (Sar Sang; Sary Sang), Koksha Valley (Kokscha Valley; Kokcha Valley), Khash & Kuran Wa Munjan Districts, Badakhshan Province (Badakshan Province; Badahsan Province), Afghanistan
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