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Diopside from
Sutter's Mill meteorite, Sutter Mill Bar and River (Old Sutter Mill site), Coloma, Coloma Mining District, West Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA

Locality type:Meteorite Fall Location
Validity:Believed Valid
References:Zolensky, M. & 21 others (2014) Mineralogy and petrography of C asteroid regolith: The Sutter's Mill CM meteorite. Meteoritics & Planetary Science 49(11): 1997-2016. (Nov 2014)
Mineral Data:Click here to view Diopside data
Locality Data:Click here to view Sutter's Mill meteorite, Sutter Mill Bar and River (Old Sutter Mill site), Coloma, Coloma Mining District, West Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Diopside
10.8km (6.7 miles) Stifle claims (Stifle prospects; Stifle Memorial claim; Traverse Cr. Special Interest Area; Traverse Creek Special Interest Area), Meadow Brook, Georgetown District, East Segment Mother Lode, Mother Lode Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA
15.8km (9.8 miles) Pillikin Mine area 1 (East Basin), Pilliken Mine (Pillikin Mine; Pillikan Mine; Pilliken Chrome Mine), Flagstaff Hill, Salmon Falls Mining District (Flagstaff Hill area), El Dorado Co., California, USA
34.1km (21.2 miles) Consumnes Mine (Consumnes Copper Mine), Fair Play, Fairplay Mining District, El Dorado Co., California, USA
51.7km (32.1 miles) Nevada City, Nevada City Mining District, Nevada Co., California, USA
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