Crystal Structure of Diopside


American Mineralogist (2008) 93, 177-186


Mineral nameDiopside
FormulaCaMgO6Si2
a (Å)9.73770
b (Å)8.91510
c (Å)5.24940
α (°)90.00000
β (°)105.85100
γ (°)90.00000
Space groupC 1 2/c 1