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Gravel-sized glassy bodies of natural glass formed from terrestrial debris ejected during large impacts.

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Classification of Tektite

Sub-divisions of Tektite

Mineralogy of Tektite

Essential minerals - these are minerals that are required within the classification of this rock:
GlassAn amorphous, homogeneous material with a random liquid-like structure generally formed due to rapid cooling.

First Recorded Occurrence of Tektite

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