About Chrome Diopside
Chrome Diopside gemstones are sourced from Australia, Russia, Canada, Madagascar, Brazil and South Africa. Discovered in 1988 it rivals the green color of emeralds.
Chemical Formula CaMgSi2O6
Crystal System Monoclinic
Refractive Index 1.665 - 1.730
SG 3.3 - 3.5
Double Refraction 0.028
Care of Chrome Diopside
Clean using a soft cloth and soapy water rinsing well and polishing after to remove any soap residue. As with most gemstones, ultrasonic cleaners and steamers are not recommended. Store in a soft case away from hard objects to avoid being scratched.
Metaphysical Properties associated with Chrome Diopside
*All metaphysical or healing properties listed below are collected from various sources. The validity of the information is not guaranteed nor expresses the artist's views. This compiled information is offered as a service for those interested in potential metaphysical properties and not meant to treat medical conditions.