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Diopside from
Weston meteorite (incl Easton; Trumbull; Fairfield), Weston, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA

Classification
Species:Diopside
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Meteoritics, vol. 11, June 30, 1976, p. 111-130.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Diopside data
Locality Data:Click here to view Weston meteorite (incl Easton; Trumbull; Fairfield), Weston, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Diopside
4.0km (2.5 miles) A Old Mine Plaza construction site, Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
4.1km (2.6 miles) B Old Mine Park (Lane’s Mine of Trumbull; Lane's New Stratford mine; Hubbard Mine; Long Hill Mine; Old Tungsten Mine), Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
15.6km (9.7 miles) C West Redding grossular locality, Redding (Reading), Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
16.9km (10.5 miles) D Interstate 84 road cuts (Route 6A bypass), Newtown, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
21.6km (13.4 miles) E Agstone Company Limestone Quarry, Danbury, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
21.9km (13.6 miles) F Lambert Road serpentinite, Orange, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
22.6km (14.0 miles) G North Street mall, Danbury, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
23.1km (14.4 miles) H U. S. Route 7 Expressway (Danbury line to Iron Works District), Brookfield, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
32.0km (19.9 miles) I Interstate 84 road cuts, Brewster, Southeast Township, Putnam Co., New York, USA
36.1km (22.4 miles) J Tilly Foster Iron Mine, Brewster, Town of Southeast, Putnam Co., New York, USA
37.3km (23.2 miles) K Waterbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
40.0km (24.8 miles) L Advance Stone Quarry, Boardman's Bridge, New Milford, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
45.8km (28.5 miles) M Reynolds Bridge, Thomaston, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
46.5km (28.9 miles) N Pleasantville, Mount Pleasant, Westchester Co., New York, USA
50.7km (31.5 miles) O Thomaston Dam railroad cut, Thomaston Dam, Thomaston, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
51.1km (31.8 miles) P Ossining (Sing Sing), Westchester Co., New York, USA
57.3km (35.6 miles) Q Hustis Quarry, Cold Spring, Town of Philipstown, Putnam Co., New York, USA
58.1km (36.1 miles) R Shaft 7, Delaware Aqueduct, Fishkill Township, Dutchess Co., New York, USA
59.2km (36.8 miles) S West Point, Orange Co., New York, USA
59.4km (36.9 miles) T Cotton Rock, Cold Spring, Town of Philipstown, Putnam Co., New York, USA
60.1km (37.4 miles) U Forest of Dean Mine, Fort Montgomery, Town of Highlands, Orange Co., New York, USA
62.2km (38.7 miles) V Tollgate Quarry (Tollgate Mine; Bidwell Quarry; China-stone Quarry), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
63.9km (39.7 miles) W Mountain Top Trucking quarry, Torrington, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
64.1km (39.8 miles) X White Rocks Quarry (Consolidated Quarry), White Rock District (White Rocks District), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
64.5km (40.1 miles) Y White Rock District (White Rocks District), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
66.5km (41.3 miles) Z State Route 179 road cut (State Route 4 road cut Collinsville), Burlington, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
66.9km (41.6 miles) 0 Strickland Quarry (Eureka Quarry), Strickland pegmatite (Strickland-Cramer Quarry; Strickland-Cramer Mine; Strickland-Cramer Feldspar-Mica Quarries), Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
66.9km (41.6 miles) 1 Schoonmaker Mine (Cramer Mine), Strickland pegmatite (Strickland-Cramer Quarry; Strickland-Cramer Mine; Strickland-Cramer Feldspar-Mica Quarries), Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
67.2km (41.7 miles) 2 Carr Brook Waterfall, Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
67.7km (42.0 miles) 3 Huckleberry Hill, Avon, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
67.9km (42.2 miles) 4 Gillette Quarry (J-J Mine; Haddam Neck Quarry), Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
67.9km (42.2 miles) 5 Jerome Park Reservoir, The Bronx (Bronx Co.), New York City, New York, USA
68.9km (42.8 miles) 6 Kingsbridge Road quarries, Manhattan (New York Co.), New York City, New York, USA
70.4km (43.7 miles) 7 Harlem Ship Canal, Manhattan (New York Co.), New York City, New York, USA
70.8km (44.0 miles) 8 Greenwood mine (Patterson mine), Town of Tuxedo, Orange Co., New York, USA
71.1km (44.2 miles) 9 Inwood Valley (Inwood), Manhattan Island, Manhattan (New York Co.), New York City, New York, USA
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