Grayscale back-scatter image.

BSE image of a garnet-hornblende-pyroxene amphibolite, showing major silicate and oxide phases. In order of darkest to brightest, the main mineral phases are quartz (black), plagioclase, hornblende, pyroxene, garnet and ilmenite (white).
Originally uploaded in Integrating Research and Education:Geochemical Instrumentation and Analysis.

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Image courtesy of John Goodge.
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