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Diopside from
Servette-Chuc mining complex, Saint-Marcel, Aosta Valley, Italy

Locality type:Complex
Classification
Species:Diopside
Formula:CaMgSi2O6
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Martin, S., Tartarotti, P. (1989): Polyphase HP metamorphism in the ophiolitic glaucophanites of the lower St. Marcel valley (Aosta, Italy). Ofioliti, 14, 135-156
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Diopside data
Locality Data:Click here to view Servette-Chuc mining complex, Saint-Marcel, Aosta Valley, Italy
Localities for Diopside in this Region
Fontillon Damon ridge, Servette-Chuc mining complex, Saint-Marcel, Aosta Valley, Italy
Nearest other occurrences of Diopside
2.4km (1.5 miles) A Prabornaz Mine (Praborna Mine), Saint-Marcel, Aosta Valley, Italy
12.4km (7.7 miles) B Cogne Mines, Cogne, Cogne Valley, Aosta Valley, Italy
15.6km (9.7 miles) C Bellecombe, Châtillon, Aosta Valley, Italy
30.7km (19.1 miles) D Montaju Mines, Traversella, Chiusella Valley, Canavese District, Torino Province, Piedmont, Italy
30.8km (19.2 miles) E Blu Lake (Bleu Lake), Gobba di Rollin-Rocca di Verra ridge - Blu Lake area, Champoluc, Ayas, Ayas Valley, Aosta Valley, Italy
31.4km (19.5 miles) F Traversella Mine, Traversella, Chiusella Valley, Canavese District, Torino Province, Piedmont, Italy
35.9km (22.3 miles) G Passo di Verra area (Zwillingsjoch area), Champoluc, Ayas, Ayas Valley, Aosta Valley, Italy
35.9km (22.3 miles) H Pollux, Gorner glacier area, Zermatt, Matt Valley, Zermatt - Saas Fee area, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland
36.0km (22.4 miles) I Brosso Mine, Cálea, Léssolo, Canavese District, Torino Province, Piedmont, Italy
42.8km (26.6 miles) J Les Haudères, Hérens Valley, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland
45.6km (28.4 miles) K Moiry Glacier, Moiry Valley, Grimentz, Anniviers Valley, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland
45.7km (28.4 miles) L Poggio San Vittore asbestos mine, Balangero, Lanzo Valleys, Torino Province, Piedmont, Italy
48.1km (29.9 miles) M Ponte del Diavolo (Ponte del Roch), Lanzo Torinese, Lanzo Valleys, Torino Province, Piedmont, Italy
49.1km (30.5 miles) N Strahlhorn, Findel glacier (Findeln glacier; Findelen glacier) area, Zermatt, Matt Valley, Zermatt - Saas Fee area, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland
54.3km (33.7 miles) O Felskinn, Fee Glacier, Saas-Fee, Saas Valley, Zermatt - Saas Fee area, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland
55.3km (34.4 miles) P Santa Maria della Neve, Varisella, Ceronda Valley, Torino Province, Piedmont, Italy
55.5km (34.5 miles) Q Egginer (Egginerhorn), Saas-Almagell, Saas Valley, Zermatt - Saas Fee area, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland
77.5km (48.2 miles) R Migiandone Mine (Miggiandone), Ornavasso, Ossola Valley, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italy
79.0km (49.1 miles) S Ornavasso marble quarries, Ornavasso, Ossola Valley, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italy
81.4km (50.6 miles) T Candoglia marble quarries, Candoglia, Mergozzo, Ossola Valley, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italy
85.4km (53.0 miles) U Pizzo Marcio South-East dyke, Pizzo Marcio, Trontano, Vigezzo Valley, Ossola Valley, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italy
92.1km (57.3 miles) V Schwarzhorn, Geisspfad area, Binn Valley, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland
96.3km (59.9 miles) W Finero Ultramafic Complex (incl. Rio Creves), Different Municipalities, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italy
106.4km (66.1 miles) X Chervettaz meteorite, Châtillens, Oron-la-Ville, Vaud (Waadt), Switzerland
121.3km (75.4 miles) Y Les Clausis mine, Saint-Véran area, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
126.7km (78.7 miles) Z Auriol Mine, Sampeyre, Varaita Valley, Cuneo Province, Piedmont, Italy
138.9km (86.3 miles) 0 Piz Tagliola, Maighels Valley, Tujetsch (Tavetsch), Vorderrhein Valley, Grischun (Grisons; Graubünden), Switzerland
148.0km (91.9 miles) 1 Valletta Mine, Vallone della Valletta, Canosio, Maira Valley, Cuneo Province, Piedmont, Italy
148.8km (92.4 miles) 2 Tujetsch (Tavetsch), Vorderrhein Valley, Grischun (Grisons; Graubünden), Switzerland
149.1km (92.6 miles) 3 Promegn, Cama Valley, Cama, Moesa, Mesolcina Valley (Misox), Grischun (Grisons; Graubünden), Switzerland
151.8km (94.3 miles) 4 Val Piana, Darengo Valley, Como Province, Lombardy, Italy
159.3km (99.0 miles) 5 Badia di Tiglieto, Tiglieto, Genova Province, Liguria, Italy
165.7km (103.0 miles) 6 Beigua Mt., Varazze and Sassello, Savona Province, Liguria, Italy
165.9km (103.1 miles) 7 Rocca della Biscia, Urbe, Savona Province, Liguria, Italy
166.7km (103.6 miles) 8 Loga Valley, Madesimo, Spluga Valley (San Giacomo Valley), Valchiavenna, Sondrio Province, Lombardy, Italy
169.8km (105.5 miles) 9 Valle della Gava, Voltri, Genova, Genova Province, Liguria, Italy
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