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Hornblende oligoclase diorite

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About Hornblende oligoclase dioriteHide

A diorite containing hornblende and oligoclase


Classification of Hornblende oligoclase dioriteHide

Diorite is in section 10 of the QAPF diagram.

Mineralogy of Hornblende oligoclase dioriteHide

Essential minerals - these are minerals that are required within the classification of this rock:
Amphibole > HornblendeAn informal name for dark green to black amphiboles, mostly ferro-hornblende or ...
Feldspar > Plagioclase > Oligoclase(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]

Pronounciation of Hornblende oligoclase dioriteHide

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Jolyon & Katya RalphUnited Kingdom

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