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Diopside from
Moland, Akland, Risør, Aust-Agder, Norway

Locality type:Road Cutting
Classification
Species:Diopside
Formula:CaMgSi2O6
Comments:Crystals oup to 14 x 7 cm
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Nordrum, F.S. & Larsen, A.O. (2003): Ein neufund von Diopsid, Amphibol und Rutil in Moland, Risør, Süd-Norwegen. Mineralien-Welt, 14 (3): 54-59;
Nordrum, F. S. (2004): Nyfunn av mineraler i Norge 2003-2004. STEIN 31 (2), 36-44;
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Albite6 photos of Diopside associated with Albite at this locality.
Amphibole Supergroup3 photos of Diopside associated with Amphibole Supergroup at this locality.
Byssolite1 photo of Diopside associated with Byssolite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Diopside data
Locality Data:Click here to view Moland, Akland, Risør, Aust-Agder, Norway
Photo GalleryView Gallery (9 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Diopside
4.1km (2.5 miles) Ravneberget Quarry, Søndeled, Risør, Aust-Agder, Norway
23.9km (14.8 miles) Flaten, Åmli, Aust-Agder, Norway
29.8km (18.5 miles) Neskilen Mines, Arendal Iron Mines, Arendal, Aust-Agder, Norway
34.3km (21.3 miles) Langsæv Mine, Steinsås, Barbudalen, Arendal Iron Mines, Arendal, Aust-Agder, Norway
37.1km (23.0 miles) Industritoppen, Stoa, Arendal, Aust-Agder, Norway
37.4km (23.3 miles) Klodeborg Mines, Øyestad, Arendal Iron Mines, Arendal, Aust-Agder, Norway
39.3km (24.4 miles) Nødebro Mine (Nøddebro), Øyestad, Arendal Iron Mines, Arendal, Aust-Agder, Norway
42.0km (26.1 miles) Nystein Mine, Nystein, Bamble Nickel Mines, Bamble, Telemark, Norway
42.4km (26.4 miles) Hansås Mine, Nystein, Bamble Nickel Mines, Bamble, Telemark, Norway
55.7km (34.6 miles) Styggås, Ødegårdsbukta, Brunlanes, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
 
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