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Diopside from
Diaoquan Cu-Ag deposit, Lingqiu Co., Datong, Shanxi, China

Locality type:Deposit
Classification
Species:Diopside
Formula:CaMgSi2O6
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Zhaolong Li and Lianying Zhang (1999): Mineral Deposits 18(1), 11- 21; Shaozhi Zhou (1999): Geology and Prospecting 35(3), 6-8, 23; Hui Li, Guoyi Zhang, Deliang Li, Bin Yu, Zhiyuan Wang, Liyun Xu, and Jianfei Chen (2008): Geophysical and Geochemical Exploration 32(5), 529-533; Cuiyi Niu, Min Qing, Mingguo Tang, Chao Li, Yujie Zhang, and Yanqiu Li (2013): Mineral Deposits 32(5), 972-978
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Diopside data
Locality Data:Click here to view Diaoquan Cu-Ag deposit, Lingqiu Co., Datong, Shanxi, China
Nearest other occurrences of Diopside
34.4km (21.4 miles) Geziling Cu-Fe deposit, Futuyu-Mujicun ore field, Laiyuan Co., Baoding, Hebei, China
34.7km (21.5 miles) Xiaoligou Cu-Fe deposit, Futuyu-Mujicun ore field, Laiyuan Co., Baoding, Hebei, China
36.2km (22.5 miles) Futuyu Cu-Fe deposit, Futuyu-Mujicun ore field, Laiyuan Co., Baoding, Hebei, China
42.6km (26.4 miles) Nanzhaozhuang Fe-Pb-Zn deposit, Laiyuan Co., Baoding, Hebei, China
47.0km (29.2 miles) Zhijiazhuang Mine, Laiyuan Co., Baoding, Hebei, China
79.7km (49.5 miles) Yixingzhai Au-Ag deposit, Fanshi Co., Xinzhou, Shanxi, China
 
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