Crystal Structure of Diopside


American Mineralogist (1973) 58, 594-618


Mineral nameDiopside
FormulaCaMgO6Si2
a (Å)9.745
b (Å)8.899
c (Å)5.251
α (°)90
β (°)105.63
γ (°)90
V (Å3)438.532
Temperature (K)297.15