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Diopside from
Italian Mountain, Taylor Park, Dorchester Mining District, Gunnison Co., Colorado, USA

Locality type:Mountain
Classification
Species:Diopside
Formula:CaMgSi2O6
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Calcite1 photo of Diopside associated with Calcite at this locality.
Pyrite1 photo of Diopside associated with Pyrite at this locality.
Laumontite1 photo of Diopside associated with Laumontite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Diopside data
Locality Data:Click here to view Italian Mountain, Taylor Park, Dorchester Mining District, Gunnison Co., Colorado, USA
Localities for Diopside in this Region
Blue Wrinkle Mine (Anderson claim), Italian Mountain, Taylor Park, Dorchester Mining District, Gunnison Co., Colorado, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Diopside
36.4km (22.6 miles) Geneva Claim (1), Monarch Mining District, Chaffee Co., Colorado, USA
36.4km (22.6 miles) Cumberland; Sinbad; York; Deadlock; Michigan Occurrence, Tincup Mining District (Pieplant Mining District), Gunnison Co., Colorado, USA
53.6km (33.3 miles) Erie Mine (Eureka), Tomichi Mining District (White Pine Mining District), Gunnison Co., Colorado, USA
54.3km (33.7 miles) West Point, Tomichi Mining District (White Pine Mining District), Gunnison Co., Colorado, USA
55.2km (34.3 miles) Congress Tunnel Occurrence, Tomichi Mining District (White Pine Mining District), Gunnison Co., Colorado, USA
55.9km (34.7 miles) Victor Mine, Monarch Mining District, Chaffee Co., Colorado, USA
57.5km (35.7 miles) New York Mine, Monarch Mining District, Chaffee Co., Colorado, USA
57.6km (35.8 miles) Missouri Hill, Garfield, Monarch Mining District, Chaffee Co., Colorado, USA
76.7km (47.6 miles) Sedalia Mine (Jackpot Adit; Adits Nos. 1-3; Dewey Adit; Sedalia Copper Mine), Sedalia Mining District, Chaffee Co., Colorado, USA
77.7km (48.3 miles) Calumet Mine (Calumet; Calumet No. 2; Hecla; Hecla No. 2; Calumet Iron Mine; Calumet-Hecla-Smithville Magnetite deposit; Patented Placer claims: Calumet; Hecla-Williamson; Smithville No. 2; CF&I Company Mine), Turret Mining District, Chaffee Co., Colorado, USA
 
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