Crystal Structure of Diopside


American Mineralogist (2008) 93, 177-186


Mineral nameDiopside
FormulaCaMgO6Si2
a (Å)9.53910
b (Å)8.67520
c (Å)5.13850
α (°)90.00000
β (°)105.10600
γ (°)90.00000
Space groupC 1 2/c 1