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First Appearance JE: 1.8 snapshot 14w02a
BE: Alpha 0.9.0 build 1
Type of Block Solid Block
Stackable Yes:64

Diorite is a stone-based block that generates in the Overworld in mineral veins of size 1 to 33, between y=0 and y=79, in all biomes. It can be mined using any pickaxe.

Crafting[edit | edit source]

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Cobblestone Nether Quartz None
Nether Quartz Cobblestone None

As ingredient[edit | edit source]

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Nether Quartz Diorite None
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Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • In real life, diorite is an intrusive igneous rock, meaning that it is formed from magma (thus igneous) that has cooled and turned into the rock below the surface of the Earth (thus intrusive).

Gallery[edit | edit source]