Crystal Structure of Diopside


American Mineralogist (2008) 93, 177-186


Mineral nameDiopside
FormulaCaMgO6Si2
a (Å)9.51640
b (Å)8.64490
c (Å)5.12460
α (°)90.00000
β (°)105.03300
γ (°)90.00000
Space groupC 1 2/c 1