Diorite can be mined using any pickaxe. If mined without a pickaxe, it will drop nothing.
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Diorite is a type of igneous rock Rock may refer to: Cobblestone (Mossy), a block that appears to be made from rocks. Stone, a block of solid rock. Stone Bricks (Variants), a block of stone with a brick pattern carved into it. .
Polished diorite is the polished version of diorite.
- In real life, diorite is an intrusive igneous rock, meaning that it is formed from magma (thus igneous) that has cooled and turned into rock below the surface of the earth (thus intrusive).
- Diorite`s extrusive equivalent is andesite, meaning that andesite and diorite are made of the same minerals but andesite rocks formed outside the earth instead.
- In other words, diorite is rock formed from cooled magma, and andesite is rock formed from cooled lava.
- Diorite is composed mainly of feldspar and small amounts of quartz and other minerals. It is an extremely hard rock and difficult to carve and work with.
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Diorite generates anywhere underground in rich seams, in an identical way to andesite and granite, as well as gravel Gravel Transparency No Luminance No Blast resistance 3 Tool Renewable No Stackable Yes (64) Flammable No Drops Gravel (90%) Flint (10%) Data value dec: 13 hex: D bin: 1101 Name gravel Gravel is a block that is affected and underground dirt Dirt Transparency No Luminance No Blast resistance 2.5 Tool Renewable No Stackable Yes (64) Flammable No Drops Itself Data value dec: 03 hex: 3 bin: 11 Name dirt See Dirt. For the similar block, see . It is most commonly exposed to the surface in Extreme Hills biomes but can also be found commonly in other biomes.
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Diorite is currently only used for decoration. It has the same blast resistance TNT Transparency Partial (cannot attach other blocks) Luminance No Blast resistance 0 Tool Any tool Renewable No Stackable Yes (64) Flammable Yes Drops Itself Data value dec: 46 hex: 2E bin: 101110 Name tnt TNT is a block as stone, meaning it can be used as a substitute for stone when building.
Diorite has the ID name
minecraft:stone, which it shares with stone, andesite, and granite, differentiated by its block data. Diorite also has a block state which is expected to replace the functionality of block data in a future version.
- See also: Block states
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|1.8||14w02a||Added diorite and polished diorite.|
|14w33a||Diorite and polished diorite can no longer be used to craft stone slabs.|
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|0.9.0||build 1||Added diorite and polished diorite.|
|TU31||CU19||1.22||Patch 3||Added diorite and polished diorite.|
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