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TitleDiopside marble, Franklin, New Jersey
DescriptionThis sample of marble from near Franklin, New Jersey, contains conspicuous green diopside (CaMgSi2O6) and white calcite (CaCO3). The specimen is about 4 cm across.
LocationUSA ▹ New Jersey. Near Franklin.
PhotographerShannon Heinle. 2001-04-24.
CollectionUniversity of North Dakota Mineralogy Collection #1149.
Key wordsdiopside, calcite, marble, New Jersey
Tech details548 KB. Hand specimen. Fujifilm FinePix S1Pro digital camera; 60mm AF Nikon micro lens.
GeoDIL number399