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Diamond from
Avachinsky volcano (Avacha volcano; Avachinskaya Sopka), Kamchatka Krai, Russia

Locality type:Volcano
Comments:Occur in high-Mg picrites that host mantle xenoliths.
Validity:Believed Valid
References:Turner, A., Drummond, M.S., Kepezhinskas, P., and Defant, M.J. (1996) Mineralogy and Geochemistry of mantle Xenoliths and Host Volcanics of the Avachinsky Volcano, Kamchatka Arc, Russia. 1996 Abstracts with Programs, The Geological Society of America.; Kaminsky, F. V., Wirth, R., Anikin, L. P., Morales, L., & Schreiber, A. (2016). Carbonado-like diamond from the Avacha active volcano in Kamchatka, Russia. Lithos, 265, 222-236.
Mineral Data:Click here to view Diamond data
Locality Data:Click here to view Avachinsky volcano (Avacha volcano; Avachinskaya Sopka), Kamchatka Krai, Russia
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