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Schreibersite

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Formula:
(Fe,Ni)
 
3
P
System:TetragonalColour:Silver-white to ...
Hardness:6½ - 7
Name:
Named after Karl Franz Anton von Schreibers (1775-1852) of Vienna, Austria.
This page provides mineralogical data about Schreibersite.

Classification of Schreibersite

IMA status:Valid - first described prior to 1959 (pre-IMA) - "Grandfathered"
Strunz 8th edition ID:1/A.11-20
Nickel-Strunz 10th (pending) edition ID:1.BD.05

1 : ELEMENTS (Metals and intermetallic alloys; metalloids and nonmetals; carbides, silicides, nitrides, phosphides)
B : Metallic Carbides, Silicides, Nitrides and Phosphides
D : Phosphides
Dana 7th edition ID:1.1.31.2
Dana 8th edition ID:1.1.21.2

1 : NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
1 : Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Hey's CIM Ref.:2.14

2 : Carbides, Nitrides, Silicides and Phosphides
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Type Occurrence of Schreibersite

Type Locality:Magura meteorite, Slanica, Námestovo, Námestovo Co., Žilina Region, Slovakia
Year of Discovery:1847

Occurrences of Schreibersite

Geological Setting:Meteorites, reduced differentiated lenses in basalts, hydrothermal replacement in petrified wood.

Physical Properties of Schreibersite

Lustre:Metallic
Diaphaneity (Transparency):Opaque
Colour:Silver-white to tin-white, tarnishes to brass yellow or brown
Hardness (Mohs):6½ - 7
Tenacity:Very brittle
Cleavage:Perfect
Perfect on {001}
imperfect on {010} or {110}
Density (measured):7.0 - 7.3 g/cm3
Density (calculated):7.28(16) g/cm3

Crystallography of Schreibersite

Crystal System:Tetragonal
Class (H-M):4 - Disphenoidal
Space Group:I4
Cell Parameters:a = 9.05Å, c = 4.47Å
Ratio:a:c = 1 : 0.494
Unit Cell Volume:V 366.10 ų (Calculated from Unit Cell)
Z:8
Morphology:Rarely in crystals, hoppered, plates, tablets, rods or needles.

Optical Data of Schreibersite

Type:Uniaxial

Chemical Properties of Schreibersite

Formula:
(Fe,Ni)
 
3
P
Simplified for copy/paste:(Fe,Ni)3P
Essential elements:Fe, P
All elements listed in formula:Fe, Ni, P
Common Impurities:Cr

Relationship of Schreibersite to other Species

Common Associates:
TroiliteTroiliteKamacite
Related Minerals - Nickel-Strunz Grouping):

- +
1.BD.05Nickelphosphide
(Ni,Fe)
 
3
P
1.BD.10Barringerite
(Fe,Ni)
 
2
P
1.BD.10Monipite
MoNiP
1.BD.15Florenskyite
FeTiP
1.BD.15Allabogdanite
(Fe,Ni)
 
2
P
1.BD.15Andreyivanovite
FeCrP
1.BD.20Melliniite
(Ni,Fe)
 
4
P
Related Minerals - Hey's Index Grouping:

- +
2.1Moissanite
SiC
2.2Sinoite
Si
 
2
N
 
2
O
2.3Osbornite
TiN
2.4Tongbaite
Cr
 
3
C
 
2
2.5Carlsbergite
CrN
2.6Siderazot
Fe
 
5
N
 
2
2.7Gupeiite
Fe
 
3
Si
2.8Xifengite
Fe
 
5
Si
 
3
2.9Khamrabaevite
(Ti,V,Fe)C
2.10Haxonite
(Fe,Ni)
 
23
C
 
6
2.11Cohenite
(Fe,Ni,Co)
 
3
C
2.12Roaldite
(Fe,Ni)
 
4
N
2.13Suessite
(Fe,Ni)
 
3
Si
2.15Barringerite
(Fe,Ni)
 
2
P
2.16Perryite
(Ni,Fe)
 
5
(Si,P)
 
2
Related Minerals - Dana Grouping):

- +
1.1.31.1Barringerite
(Fe,Ni)
 
2
P
1.1.31.3Nickelphosphide
(Ni,Fe)
 
3
P
1.1.31.4Melliniite
(Ni,Fe)
 
4
P

Other Names for Schreibersite

Synonyms:
DyslytitePartschite (of Shepard)RhabditeSchreibersite (of Patera)Shepardite (of Haidinger)
Other Languages:
German:Dyslytit
Rhabdit
Schreibersit
Russian:Шрейберзит
Simplified Chinese:陨磷铁镍石
陨磷铁镍矿
Spanish:Dyslytita
Rhabdita
Schreibersita

Other Information

Other Information:Strongly magnetic
Health Warning:No information on health risks for this material has been entered into the database. You should always treat mineral specimens with care.

References for Schreibersite

Reference List:

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Palache, Charles, Harry Berman & Clifford Frondel (1944), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana Yale University 1837-1892, Seventh edition, Volume I: 124-126.

Geochemica et Cosmochimica Acta: 28: 971-980.

Geochemica et Cosmochimica Acta: 29: 513-534.

Zapiski Vserossiyskogo Mineralogicheskogo Obshchestva (1982): 111: 685.

Skála, R. and Císařová, I. (2005) Crystal structure of meteoritic schreibersites: determination of absolute structure: Physicas and Chemistry of Minerals: 31: 721-732.

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  • Localities for Schreibersite

    The map shows a selection of localities that have latitude and longitude coordinates recorded. Click on the symbol to view information about a locality. The symbol next to localities in the list can be used to jump to that position on the map.
    (TL) indicates type locality. ? indicates mineral may be doubtful at this locality. All other localities listed without reference should be considered as uncertain and unproven until references can be found.
    Algeria
     
    • Adrar Province
    Bischoff, A., Palme, H., Geiger, T. & Spettel, B. (1992) Mineralogy and Chemistry of the EL-Chondritic Melt Rock Ilafegh-009 (Abstract): LPSC XXIII: page 105. (March 1992); McCoy, T. J. et al. (1995) Origin and history of impact-melt rocks of enstatite chondrite parentage: Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 59 (1): 161-175. (Feb 1995)
    Antarctica
     
    • Eastern Antarctica
      • Mount Howe
    Meteoritics 25,357(1990)
      • Queen Maud Land (Dronning Maud Land)
    Kimura, M. & Ikeda, Y. (1992). Mineralogy and Petrology of an unusual Belgica-7904 Carbonaceous Chondrite: Genetic Relationships among the Components. Proc. NIPR Symp. Antarct. Meteorites 5: 74-119. (March 1992)
        • Queen Fabiola Mts (Yamato Mts)
    El Gorsey, A., Yabuki, H., Ehlers, K., Woolum, D. & Pernicka, E. (1988). Qingzhen and Yamato-691: A tentative alphabet for the EH chondrites. Proceedings NIPR Symposium Antarctic Meteorites 1, 65-101.
    Lin, Y. & Kimura, M. (1998) Petrographic and mineralogical study of new EH melt rocks and a new enstatite chondrite grouplet: Meteoritics & Planetary Science 33(3): 501-511. (May 1998)
      • Transantarctic Mts
        • Buckley Island quadrangle
          • Lewis Cliff
    Grossman, J. N., MacPherson, G. J. & Crozaz, G. (1993) LEW 87223: A Unique E Chondrite with Possible Links to H Chondrites (abstract), Meteoritics 28, no. 3, #28, p. 358. (July 1993)
    Lin, Y. T., Nagel, H-J., Lundberg, L. L. & El Goresy, A. (1991) MAC88136--The First EL3 Chondrite (abstract): Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XXII: 811-812. (March 1991)
        • Wisconsin Range
          • Graves Nunataks Meteorites
    American Mineralogist, Volume 84, pages 1354–1359, 1999; Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta Volume 70, Issue 2, 15 January 2006, Pages 516-531
      • Victoria Land
        • Allan Hills
    Nature 291:396-398 (1981)
    Rosenshein, E. B., Ivanova, M. A., Dickinson, T. L., McCoy, T. J., Lauretta, D. S., Guan, Y., (2006) Oxide-bearing and FeO-rich clasts in aubrites. Meteoritics, vol. 41, Issue 4, p.495-503
    Edward R. D. Scott (1988). A New Kind of Primitive Chondrite: Allan Hills 85085. Abstracts of the Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, vol. 19, p. 1049.
    Gannoun, A., Boyet, M., El Goresy, A., & Devouard, B. (2011). REE and actinide microdistribution in Sahara 97072 and ALHA77295 EH3 chondrites: A combined cosmochemical and petrologic investigation. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 75(11), 3269-3289
    Meteoritical Bulletin, 84 (Aug. 2000)
    Weisberg, M. K., Prinz, M. & Nehru, C. E. (1997) QUE 94204 - an EH-chondritic melt rock (Conference Paper): Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XXVIII, pdf#1358: 525-526. (March 1997); Enstatite; Calcite, Clinoenstatite, Cristobalite, Daubréelite, Goethite, Gypsum, Nickel-iron, Plagioclase, Kamacite, Schreibersite , Troilite; van Niekerk, D., Keil, K. & Humayan, M. (2014) Petrogenesis of anomalous Queen Alexandra Range enstatite meteorites and their relation to enstatite chondrites, primitive enstatite achondrites, and aubrites: Meteoritics & Planetary Science 49 (3): 295-312. (March 2014)
    Argentina
     
    • Chaco
      • Doce de Octubre Department
        • Gran Chaco
    Bunch, T.E., Keil, K., and Olsen, E. (1970): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 25, 297-340.; Frederick R. Park, Theodore E. Bunch, Tadeusz B. Massalski, A study of the silicate inclusions and other phases in the Campo del Cielo meteorite, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, Volume 30, Issue 4, April 1966, Pages 399-400; Cabanillas, E. D., & Palacios, T. A. (2006). An hexahedrite meteorite from the Campo del Cielo Fall. Planetary and Space Science, 54(3), 303-309.
    Australia
     
    • South Australia
      • Olary Province
        • Weekeroo Station
    Bunch, T.E., Keil, K., and Olsen, E. (1970): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 25, 297-340.
    • Victoria
      • City of Greater Shepparton
        • Murchison
    Ma, C., Beckett, J.R., Rossman, G.R. (2010): Discovery of a new chromium sulfide mineral, Cr5S6, in Murchison. 73rd Annual Meteoritical Society Meeting, 2010
      • Melbourne
        • Cranbourne
    Cohen, E. W. (1897): Meteoric iron from Beaconsfield, Australia. Sitz.-ber. Akad. Berlin, 1035-1050 (in German).
    • Western Australia
      • Coolgardie Shire
        • Kambalda
    Buseck, P. R. & Holdsworth, E. F. (1972) Mineralogy and Petrology of the Yilmia Enstatite Chondrite, Meteoritics 7 (4): p. 429. (Dec 1972)
      • Halls Creek Shire
    Secondary Minerals Produced by Weathering of the Wolf Creek Meteorite; J White, E Henderson, B Mason, US National Museum, American Mineralogist, Vol 52, jul-aug 1967
      • Meekatharra Shire
        • Wonyulgunna Station
    Some New and Little Known Meteorites Found in Western Australia; E. Simpson; Mineralogical Magazine, Dec 1938, pp157-171
      • Quairading Shire
    L. Fletcher (1887) On a Meteoric Iron Found in 1884, in the Sub-District of Youndegin, Western Australia, and Containing Cliftonite, a Cubic Form of Graphitic Carbon; Mineralogical Magazine, Vol 7, pp121-130
      • Sandstone Shire
        • Youanmi
    Some New and Little Known Meteorites Foound in Western Australia; E. Simpson; Mineralogical Magazine, Dec 1938, pp157-171.
      • Upper Gascoyne Shire
        • Woodlands Station
    Watters, T. R. & Prinz, M (1979) Aubrites - Their origin and relationship to enstatite chondrites. In: Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, 10th, Houston, Tex., March 19-23, 1979, Proceedings. Volume 1. (A80-23557 08-91) New York, Pergamon Press, Inc., 1979, p. 1073-1093.
      • Wongan-Ballidu Shire
    The Redfields Meteorite; J laeter, G McCall, S Reed; Mineralogical Magazine, Mar 1973, pp30-35.
    Azerbaijan
     
    • Naxçıvan District (Naxcivan; Nakhichevan)
      • Shusha
    http://rruff.geo.arizona.edu/doclib/hom/roedderite.pdf.; American Mineralogist, Volume 93, pages 902–909, 2008
    Bolivia
     
    • Potosí Department
      • Nor Lípez Province
        • Ollague
    Anthony, J. W. et al. (1997): Handbook of Mineralogy, Vol. 3, 44
    Brazil
     
    • Bahia
      • Quijingue
    www.igc.usp.br/museu/artigos05.htm.
    • Goiás
      • Uruaçu
    The Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 86, 2002, July, p. A177
    • Minas Gerais
      • Bocaiúva
    Meteoritics (ISSN 0026-1114), vol. 20, pt. 1, June 30, 1985, p. 259-273.
    • Santa Catarina
      • São Francisco do Sul
        • Morro do Rócio
    Cameroon
     
    • Adamaoua Region
    Rubin, A. E. (1997) The Galim LL/EH polymict breccia: Evidence for impact-induced exchange between reduced and oxidized meteoritic material, Meteoritics and Planetary Science 32(4); 489-492. (July 1997)
    Canada
     
    • Alberta
      • Abee
    Alan E. Rubina, Klaus Keila (1983) Mineralogy and petrology of the Abee enstatite chondrite breccia and its dark inclusions. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 62:118–131
    • Ontario
      • Renfrew Co.
        • Blythfield Township
    Keil, K. (1968). Mineralogical and Chemical Relationships among the Enstatite Chondrites. Journal of Geophysical Research 73 (22): 6945-6976. (Nov 1968); Brearley, A. J. & Jones, R. H. (1998): Chondritic Meteorites. In: Planetary Materials (Papike, J. J., Editor): Chapter 3, 398 pages. Mineralogical Society of America: Washington, DC, USA. (1998)
    • Saskatchewan
      • Springwater
    H. H. Nininger (1932) The Springwater meteorite. American Mineralogist 17:396-400
    Chile
     
    • Antofagasta Region
      • El Loa Province
        • Calama
          • Chuquicamata District
    No reference listed
    • Tarapacá Region
      • El Tamarugal Province
        • Huara
    British Natural History Museum online catalogue 2007
    China
     
    • Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region
      • Hechi Prefecture
        • Nandan Co.
          • Lihu - Yaochai area
    www.greatwallct.com/nantan.htm
      • Nanning Prefecture
        • Liangqing District
    Kejie Tao and Peishan Zhang (1987): Acta Petrologica Sinica 5(2), 92-97
    • Guizhou Province
      • Guiyang Prefecture
        • Qingzhen Co.
    Brearley, A. J. & Jones, R. H. (1998): Chondritic Meteorites. In: Planetary Materials (Papike, J. J., Editor): Chapter 3, 398 pages. Mineralogical Society of America: Washington, DC, USA. (1998)
    • Jilin Province (Manchuria; Dongbei Region)
      • Jilin Prefecture
        • Chuanying District
    Xinzhi Zhan (1978): Geochimica 7(1), 35-40
    • Xinjiang Autonomous Region
      • Changji Autonomous Prefecture (Sanji Autonomous Prefecture)
        • Fukang Co.
    Connolly, Jr., H.C., Zipfel, J., Grossman, J.N., Folco, L., Smith, C., Jones, R.H., Righter, K., Zolensky, M., Russell, S.S., Benedix, G.K., Yamaguchi, A., and Cohen, B.A. (2006): Meteoritics & Planetary Science 41(9), 1383–1418
        • Mori Co. (Mulei Co.)
    Lin Xu, Bingkui Miao, Yangting Lin, and Ziyuan Ouyang (2008): Meteoritics & Planetary Science 43(8), 1263-1273
    Egypt
     
    • Matruh Governorate
      • East Uweinat Desert
        • Kamil Crater
    http://tin.er.usgs.gov/meteor/metbull.php?code=52031
    Estonia
     
    • Viljandi Co.
      • Vohma
        • Pillistfer
    Mason, B. H. (1966). The Enstatite Chondrites. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 30, 23-30. (Jan 1966)
    Finland
     
    • Southwestern Finland Region
      • Huittinen
    Rubin, A. 1983. Impact melt-rock clasts in the Hvittis enstatite chondrite breccia-Implication for a genetic relationship between EL chondrites and aubrites. American Geophysical Union and NASA. Lunar and Planetary Science Conference in Houston, TX, Mar 14-18,1983. Journal of Geophysical Research,Supplement, Vol 88 Nov 15,1983, p B 293-B 300
      • Pargas (Parainen)
        • Nauvo
    K. J. Neuvonen, B. Ohlson, Heikki Papunen, T. A. Häkli & Paul Ramdohr (1972). The Haverö ureilite. Meteoritics 7, 515-531. (Dec 1972).
    France
     
    • Auvergne
      • Allier
        • Montluçon
          • Commentry
    "Les minéraux, leurs gisements, leurs associations", P. Bariand, F. Cesbron et J. Geffroy (1977), Editions Minéraux et Fossiles, BRGM
    • Languedoc-Roussillon
      • Gard
        • Alès
    Paul Ramdohr (1973). The Opaque Minerals in Stony Meteorites. Elsevier Publishing Company: Amsterdam; London: New York. 245 pages.
    • Midi-Pyrénées
      • Aveyron
        • Decazeville
          • Decazeville coal basin
    R. Pierrot, R. Pulou, P. Picot : "Inventaire Minéralogique de la France N° 7 : Aveyron", BRGM, 1977
      • Haute-Garonne
    Keil, K. (1968). Mineralogical and Chemical Relationships among the Enstatite Chondrites. Journal of Geophysical Research 73 (22): 6945-6976. (Nov 1968)
    • Rhône-Alpes
      • Drôme
        • Nyons
          • Aubres
    Watters, T. R. & Prinz, M (1979) Aubrites - Their origin and relationship to enstatite chondrites. In: Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, 10th, Houston, Tex., March 19-23, 1979, Proceedings. Volume 1. (A80-23557 08-91) New York, Pergamon Press, Inc., 1979, p. 1073-1093.
    Germany
     
    • Bavaria
      • Swabia
        • Allgäu
          • Füssen
    Sara S. Russell, Jutta Zipfel, Luigi Folco, Rhian Jones, Monica M. Grady, Timothy McCoy & Jeffrey N. Grossman (2003). The Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 87, 2003 July, MAPS 38 (7, Sup): A189-A248.; Zipfel, J., Bischoff, A., Schultz, L., Spettel, B., Dreibus, G., Schönbeck, T. & Palme, H. (2010) Mineralogy, chemistry, and irradiation record of Neuschwanstein (EL6) chondrite: Meteoritics & Planetary Science 45 (9): 1488-1501. (Sept 2010)
    G. Simon et al. : "The Meteorite Neuschwanstein", 5th International Conference "Mineralogy & Museums", Paris, Sept. 5-8th 2004, Bull. de Liaison de la Soc. Franç. de Minéralogie et Cristallographie, 2004, Vol 16, N°2.
    Greenland
     
    • Qaasuitsup
    Contrib.Mineral Petrol (1981) 77:307-324
    Ulff-Møller, F. (1985): Solidification History of the KitdlÎt Lens: Immiscible Metal and Sulphide Liquids from a Basaltic Dyke on Disko, Central West Greenland Journal of Petrology. 26,64-91.
      • Saviksoah Peninsula
    Kracher, A., G.Kurat, V.F.Buchwald, Geochemical J. 11,207-217(1977)
    Hungary
     
    • Veszprém Co.
      • Bakony Mtns
        • Nagyvázsony
    Szakáll & Gatter: Hun. Min. Spec., 1993
    India
     
    • Bihar
      • Muzaffarpur
    Nehru, C. E., Prinz, M., Weisberg, M. K. & Delaney, J. S. (1984) Parsa: an Unequilibrated Enstatite Chondrite (uec) with an Aubrite-Like Impact Melt Clast (abstract), Lunar and Planetary Science XV, 597-598. (March 1984)
    • Uttar Pradesh
      • Basti Division
        • Basti District
          • Gorakhpur
    C. M. Wai & C. R. Knowles (1972). The metal phase of the Bustee enstatite achondrite. Mineral. Mag., Vol. 38, p. 627 - 629.
    Israel
     
    • Negev
    Vapnik, Y., Sokol, E., Murashko M., Sharygin V. (2006): The enigma of Hatrurim. Mineralogical Almanac, 10, 69-77.
    Italy
     
    • Puglia
      • Taranto Province
    Kazakhstan
     
    • Pavlodar Province (Pavlodar Oblysy; Pavlodarskaya Oblast')
    http://geosci.uchicago.edu/~campbell/Abstracts/Fremdlinge_preprint.pdf.
    Malawi
     
    Klaus Keil (1968). Mineralogical and Chemical Relationships among the Enstatite Chondrites. Journal of Geophysical Research 73, #22, 6945-6976.
    Mexico
     
    • Coahuila
    American Mineralogist 26:655-656
    • Mexico
      • Jiquipilco (Xiquipilco)
    Bunch, T.E., Keil, K., and Olsen, E. (1970): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 25, 297-340.
    Morocco
     
    Harold C. Connally, Jr. & 7 others (2007). The Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 92, 2007 September. Meteoritics & Planetary Science 42, 1647-1694.
    http://www.lpi.usra.edu/meteor/metbull.php
    Namibia
     
    • Otjozondjupa Region
      • Grootfontein District
        • Grootfontein
    CanRockhound v.4, n.2
    New Zealand
     
    • North Island
      • Taranaki
    Kimura, M. & Ikeda, Y. (1998). Hydrous and anhydrous alterations of chondrules in Kaba and Mokoia CV chondrites. Meteoritics & Planetary Science 33 (5): 955–1198. (Sept 1998).
    Nigeria
     
    • Adamawa State
    Watters, T. R. & Prinz, M (1979) Aubrites - Their origin and relationship to enstatite chondrites. In: Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, 10th, Houston, Tex., March 19-23, 1979, Proceedings. Volume 1. (A80-23557 08-91) New York, Pergamon Press, Inc., 1979, p. 1073-1093.
    • Cross River State
    PROCEEDINGS OF THE SIXTEENTH LUNAR AND PLANETARY SCIENCE CONFERENCE, PART 2, JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH vol. 91, NO. B4, D514-524, MARCH 30, 1986. Proceedings Paper.
    • Niger State
      • Benue River
    Bunch, T.E., Keil, K., and Olsen, E. (1970): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 25, 297-340.
    Norway
     
    • Finnmark
      • Alta
    Kolderup, C.-F. (1904): En ny meteorsten. Naturen. 28: 137-143
    Oman
     
    • Dhofar Province (Al Janubiyah Province)
    Nazarov, M. A., Kurat, G., Brandstaetter, F., Ntaflos, T., Chaussidon, M., & Hoppe, P. (2009). Phosphorus-bearing sulfides and their associations in CM chondrites. Petrology, 17(2), 101-123.; Ivanova, M. A., Taylor, L. A., Clayton, R. N., Mayeda, T. K., Nazarov, M. A., Brandstaetter, F., & Kurat, G. (2002, March). Dhofar 225 vs. the CM clan: Metamorphosed or new type of carbonaceous chondrite?. In Lunar and Planetary Institute Science Conference Abstracts (Vol. 33, p. 1437).
    Pakistan
     
    • Punjab
    Keil, K. (1968). Mineralogical and Chemical Relationships among the Enstatite Chondrites. Journal of Geophysical Research 73 (22): 6945-6976. (Nov 1968)
    Keil, K. (1968). Mineralogical and Chemical Relationships among the Enstatite Chondrites. Journal of Geophysical Research 73 (22): 6945-6976. (Nov 1968)
    • Sindh
    Klaus Keil & Christian A. Andersen (1965). Electron microprobe study of the Jajh deh Kot Lalu enstatite chondrite. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, Vol. 29, #6, p. 621.
    Philippines
     
    • Luzon
      • CALABARZON Region
        • Quezon province
    H. J. Axon and M. J. Nasir (1977) A Metallographic and Microprobe Examination of a Metallic Nodule from the Bondoc Peninsula Meteorite. Mineralogical Magazine 41:121-122.
    Poland
     
    • Lubelskie
      • Zamość
    The Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 84, (August, 2000); Stepniewski, M., Borucki, J., Durakiewicz, T., Giro, L. & Sharp, Z. D. (2000) Preliminary Study of a New Enstatite Meteorite from Zaklodzie (Southeast Poland): Meteoritics & Planetary Science 35 (5, Supplement): A152-A153. (Sept 2000) ; Przylibski, T. A., Zagozdzon, P. P., Kryza, R. & Pilski, A. S. (2005) The Zaklodzie enstatite meteorite: Mineralogy, petrology, origin, and classification. Meteoritics & Planetary Science 40 (S9): A185-A2000. (Sept 2005)
    • Łódzkie
      • Łowicz District
    Karwowski Ł. 2003: The new mineralogical data on the Łowicz meteorite. Mineralogical Society of Poland - Special Papers, vol. 22, pp. 102-104
    • Wielkopolskie
      • Poznan
    www.geochronometria.pl/pdf/geo_20/geo_20_17.pdf
    Portugal
     
    • Viana do Castelo District
      • Ponte de Lima
        • Moreira do Lima
    Excalibur Mineral Company (Peekskill, New York) specimens
    Russia
     
    • Eastern-Siberian Region
      • Krasnoyarsk Territory (Krasnoyarsk Kray; Krasnoyarskii Krai)
        • Targhasa massif
    L. N. Novoselova, A. Yu. Lyul (1986) Geochemical characteristics of iron silicides from Lower Cambrian reefal limestones, Krasnoyarsk. International Geology Review 28:114-118
      • Sakha Republic (Saha Republic; Yakutia)
        • Aldan shield
          • Onello River basin
            • Bol'shoy Dolguchan River
    Am. Min. 87:5-1245-1249
    • Far-Eastern Region
      • Magadanskaya Oblast'
    P.M. Kartashov data
      • Primorskiy Kray
        • Sikhote-Alin Mts
          • Paseka village
    O. Richard Norton “ Rocks From Space “ - Mountain Press - 1998 ; H. J. Axon, J. Kinder, C. W. Haworth and J. W. Horsfield (1981) Carlsbergite, CrN, in Troilite, FeS, of the Sikhote Alin Meteoritic Iron. Mineralogical Magazine 44:107-109.
    • Urals Region
      • Southern Urals
        • Kurganskaya Oblast'
    Watters, T. R. & Prinz, M (1979) Aubrites - Their origin and relationship to enstatite chondrites. In: Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, 10th, Houston, Tex., March 19-23, 1979, Proceedings. Volume 1. (A80-23557 08-91) New York, Pergamon Press, Inc., 1979, p. 1073-1093.
        • Orenburgskaya Oblast'
    Nazarov, M. A., Brandstaetter, F. & Kurat, G. (1999). Phosphorian Sulfides from Banten and Boriskino CM Chondrites (abs). Annual Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XXX: Houston, TX, abstract no. 1260. (March 1999)
    Sahara
     
    Gannoun, A., Boyet, M., El Goresy, A., & Devouard, B. (2011). REE and actinide microdistribution in Sahara 97072 and ALHA77295 EH3 chondrites: A combined cosmochemical and petrologic investigation. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 75(11), 3269-3289
    Saudi Arabia
     
    • Mintaqah Ash Sharqiyah
      • Rub' al-Khali
    Meteoritics, Vol. 17, p.179
    Slovakia
     
    • Prešov Region
      • Bardejov Co.
        • Lenartov
    Tuček K., 1981: Meteority a jejich výskyty v Československu. Academia, Praha, 272 p.
    • Žilina Region
      • Námestovo Co.
        • Námestovo
          • Slanica
    W Haidinger Ber.Mitt. Freunde Naturwiss., Wien (1847) 3, 69
    South Africa
     
    • Eastern Cape Province
      • Chris Hani District
    Mason, B. H. (1966). The Enstatite Chondrites. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 30, 23-30. (Jan 1966)
    • Northern Cape Province
      • ZF Mgcawu District
        • Daniëlskuil
    Keil, K. (1968). Mineralogical and Chemical Relationships among the Enstatite Chondrites. Journal of Geophysical Research 73 (22): 6945-6976. (Nov 1968)
    • Western Cape Province
      • Cape Winelands District
        • Ceres
          • Koue Bokkeveld Mtn
    Paul Ramdohr (1973). The Opaque Minerals in Stony Meteorites. Elsevier Publishing Company: Amsterdam; London: New York. 245 pages.
    Spain
     
    • Andalusia
      • Granada
    Bunch, T.E., Keil, K., and Olsen, E. (1970): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 25, 297-340.
    Sudan
     
    • Kassala Wilayah
      • Gash delta
    Watters, T. R. & Prinz, M (1979) Aubrites - Their origin and relationship to enstatite chondrites. In: Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, 10th, Houston, Tex., March 19-23, 1979, Proceedings. Volume 1. (A80-23557 08-91) New York, Pergamon Press, Inc., 1979, p. 1073-1093.
    • Nar an Nil
    Addi Bischoff, Mariam Horstmann, Andreas Pack, Matthias Laubstein & Siegfried Haberer (2010). Asteroid 2008 TC3—Almahata Sitta: A spectacular breccia containing many different ureilitic and chondritic lithologies. Meteoritics & Planetary Science 45, (#10-11), 1638-1657-1667. (Oct-Nov 2010).
    Switzerland
     
    • Bern
      • Twann
    Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Verlag Wepf & Co. (Basel), p. 500
    • Fribourg (Freiburg)
      • Ulmiz
    Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Verlag Wepf & Co. (Basel), p. 500
    Tanzania
     
    • Dodoma Region
      • Kongwa District
    Keil, K. (1968). Mineralogical and Chemical Relationships among the Enstatite Chondrites. Journal of Geophysical Research 73 (22): 6945-6976. (Nov 1968)
    The Moon
     
    • Descartes Highlands
    Dowty, E., Keil, K., & Prinz, M. (1974) Igneous rocks from Apollo 16 rake samples. In: Lunar Science Conference, 5th, Houston, Tex., March 18-22, 1974, Proceedings. Volume 2. (A75-39540 19-91) New York, Pergamon Press, Inc., 1974, p. 431-445.
    • Mare Imbrium
      • Palus Putredinis
        • Apollo 15 landing site area
    Meteoritical Bulletin, 81: July 1997
    Ukraine
     
    • Dnipropetrovs'k Oblast' (Dnepropetrovsk Oblast')
    Buchwald, V. F. & Clarke, R. S., Jr. (1987) The Verkne Dnieprovsk iron meteorite specimens in the Vienna collection and the confusion of Verkhne Dnieprovsk with Augustinovka. Meteoritics (ISSN 0026-1114), vol. 22, June 30, 1987, p. 121-135.; A. W. R. Bevan, J. Kinder and H. J. Axon (1979) A Metallographic Study of the Iron Meteorite Verkhne Dnieprovsk (BM 51183). Mineralogical Magazine 43:149-154.
    • Mykolayiv Oblast' (Nikolajev; Nikolayev; Nikolaev)
    M. A. Nazarov, F. Brandstaetter, G. Kurat (1996). Phosphides and P-rich Sulfides in the Mighei (CM) Chondrite (Abstract), Lunar and Planetary Science, volume 27, page 939.
    USA
     
    • Alabama
      • Blount Co.
        • Summit
    Mineralogy of Alabama Geol Surv Ala. Bull 120
      • Lee Co.
        • Auburn
    Mineralogy of Alabama Geol Surv Ala. Bull 120
      • Walker Co.
    Mineralogy of Alabama Geol Surv Ala. Bull120
    • Arizona
      • Coconino Co.
        • Winona
    Benedix, G. K., McCoy, T. J., Keil, K., Bogard, D. D. & Garrison, D. H. (1998) A petrologic and isotopic study of winonaites: evidence for early partial melting, brecciation, and metamorphism. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 62 (14): 2535-2553. (July 1998)
        • Winslow
    Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 403; Gigl, P.D. & F. Dachille (1968), Effect of pressure and temperature on the reversal transitions of stishovite, Meteorites: 4: 123-136; Mead, C., et al (1965), Metallic spheroids from Meteor Crater, AZ, Am.Min.: 50: 667-681.
          • Meteor Crater and vicinity
    Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 129, 273.; Space Science Reviews Volume 14, Number 6 / July, 1973 pp 758-831
      • Mohave Co.
        • Cerbat Mts (Cerbat Range)
          • White Hills
    Meteoritics & Planetary Science 36, A315 (2001)
        • Hualapai Indian Reservation
          • Grand Canyon South rim area
    Galbraith, F.W. (1947), AZ Bur. of Mines Bull. 153, Minerals of AZ: 11.
      • Navajo Co.
        • Holbrook
          • Aztec
    Galbraith, F.W. (1947), Minerals of AZ, AZ Bur. Mines Bull. 153: 11.
      • Pima Co.
        • Santa Rita Mts
          • Greaterville District
            • Box Canyon
    t: Bunch, T.E. and L.H. Fuchs (1969) A new mineral: brezinaite, Cr3S4, and the Tucson meteorite. Amer. Mineral., 54, 1509–1518.
    • California
      • El Dorado Co.
        • Shingle Springs
    Goldstein, J.I. and Short, J.M. (1967) The iron meteorites, their thermal history and parent bodies. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta: 31: 1743; Goldstein, J.I. (1969) The classification of iron meteorites. In: P.M. Millman (Editor), Meteorite Research, D. Reidel, Dordecht-Holland: 736; Schaudy, R., Wasson, J.T., and Buchwald, V.F. (1972) The chemical classification of iron meteorites, VI. A reinvestigation of irons with Ge concentrations lower than 1 ppm. Icarus: 17: 174-192; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 58-59.
      • Modoc Co.
        • Goose Lake
    Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 59.
      • San Bernardino Co.
        • Mojave National Preserve
          • Ivanpah District (Copper World District)
            • New York Mts
              • Ivanpah
    Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 59.
        • Old Woman Mts
          • Essex
    Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 61.
        • Turtle Mts
    Wasson, J.T. and Kimberlin, J. (1969) The Needles (California) iron meteorite. Meteoritics: 4: 233-239; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 61.
    • Colorado
      • Baca Co.
    Casanova, I.; McCoy, T. J.; Keil, K. (1993) Metal-rich meteorites from the aubrite parent body. Lunar and Planetary Inst., Twenty-fourth Lunar and Planetary Science Conference. Part 1: A-F p 259-260
    • Georgia
      • Cherokee Co.
    Minerals of Georgia: Their properties and occurrences GGWRD Bull 92
      • Emanuel Co.
    Minerals of Georgia: Their properties and occurrences GGWRD Bull 92
      • Walton Co.
    Minerals of Georgia: Their properties and occurrences GGWRD Bull 92
      • Wilcox Co.
    Bunch, T.E., Keil, K., and Olsen, E. (1970): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 25, 297-340.
    • Illinois
      • Jo Daviess Co.
        • Woodbine
    Mineralogical Magazine 1967 36 : 120-126
    • Kansas
      • Norton Co.
    Watters, T. R. & Prinz, M (1979) Aubrites - Their origin and relationship to enstatite chondrites. In: Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, 10th, Houston, Tex., March 19-23, 1979, Proceedings. Volume 1. (A80-23557 08-91) New York, Pergamon Press, Inc., 1979, p. 1073-1093.
      • Pawnee County
    Weisberg et al., (2010) Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 97: Meteoritics & Planetary Science 45 (3): 449-493. (March 2010)
    • Kentucky
      • Calloway Co.
    M. A. Nazarov, G. Kurat, F. Brandstaetter, T. Ntaflos, M. Chaussidon, and P. Hoppe (2009). Phosphorus-Bearing Sulfides and Their Associations in CM Chondrites. Petrology vol. 17, #2, 101-123.
      • Carroll Co.
      • Whitley Co.
    C. W. Neal & M. E. Lipschutz (1981). Cumberland Falls Chondritic Inclusions: a Primative Forsterite Chondrite Suite (Abstract). LUNAR AND PLANETARY SCIENCE XII, 762-764.
    • Louisiana
      • Winn Parish
    Mason, B. H. (1966). The Enstatite Chondrites. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 30, 23-30. (Jan 1966)
    • Michigan
      • Livingston Co.
    Mineralogy of Michigan (2004) Heinrich & Robinson
      • Osceola Co.
        • Reed City
    www.rasny.org/V4P89-91.HTM
    • Nebraska
      • Cass Co.
    Olsen, E. J., Huss, G. I. & Jarosewich, E. . (1988) The Eagle, Nebraska enstatite chondrite (EL6). Meteoritics 23(4): 379-380. (Dec 1988)
    • Nevada
      • Clark Co.
    NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
      • Nye Co.
    NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
    NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
    • New York
      • Genesee Co.
        • South Byron
    69th Annual Meteoritical Society Meeting (2006)
    Genth,F.A,1891,The Minerals of North Carolina, pg 24,110
        • Mayodan
    Henderson,Edward P.,and Perry,Stuart H.(1950) The Mayodan Meteorite,Rockingham County,North Carolina
    • Ohio
      • Clark Co.
        • Springfield
    Bunch, T.E., Keil, K., and Olsen, E. (1970): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 25, 297-340.
    • Oregon
      • Clackamas Co.
        • West Linn
    • Pennsylvania
      • Lycoming Co.
        • Bald Eagle Mountain
    www.rasny.org/baldeagl.htm
    • Tennessee
      • DeKalb Co.
        • Smithville
    Travis A. Paris (2011) Tennessee Mineral Locality Index. Rocks & Minerals 86:300-328
      • Overton Co.
    Stuart H. Perry and E.P. Henderson (1948) The Livingston, Overton County, Tennessee, Meteorite. American Mineralogist, 33, 639-641.
    • Texas
      • Bell Co.
    Am Min (1940) 25:205
      • Ector Co.
        • Odessa
    Crystal Research and Technology Volume 40 Issue 1-2, Pages 52 - 64; J. I. Goldstein THE DISTRIBUTION OF Ge IN THE METALLIC PHASES OF SOME IRON METEORITES GODDARD SPACE FLIGHT CENTER
        • Penwell
    www.meteorlab.com; Meteoritics, Vol. 16, p.361
      • Hamilton Co.
        • Carlton
    American Mineralogist, Volume 79, pages 375-380, 1994
      • Lubbock Co.
    Meteoritics (ISSN 0026-1114), vol. 24, Dec. 1989, p. 195-208.; Watters, T. R. & Prinz, M (1979) Aubrites - Their origin and relationship to enstatite chondrites. In: Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, 10th, Houston, Tex., March 19-23, 1979, Proceedings. Volume 1. (A80-23557 08-91) New York, Pergamon Press, Inc., 1979, p. 1073-1093.
      • Red River Co.
        • Rugby (Deport area)
    AmMin 17:357-359
      • Val Verde Co.
    Meteoritics, vol. 12, Mar. 31, 1977, p. 1-12.
    • Virginia
      • Floyd Co.
    Minerals of Virginia 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
    • Washington
      • Whitman Co.
        • Albion
    http://www.meteorlab.com/METEORLAB2001dev/albtxt2.htm
    • West Virginia
      • Grant Co.
        • Landes
    Meteoritics, volume 7, number 1, pages 31-38
    • Wisconsin
      • Walworth Co.
        • Zenda
    Berquist, Goodwin F., Jr. (ed.) / Transactions of the Wisconsin Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters volume LII (1963) Read, William F. The Zenda meteorite, pp. 153-158
      • Waushara Co.
    www.uwrf.edu/~wc01/meteorite.html ; Meteoritics (ISSN 0026-1114), vol. 23, Dec. 1988, p. 349-352.
        • Saxeville
    Bunch, T.E., Keil, K., and Olsen, E. (1970): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 25, 297-340.
    Western Sahara
     
    • al-Saqiyah al-Hamra'a (Saguia el Hamra)
    Patzer, A., Hill, D. H., & Boynton, W. V. (2001). Itqiy: A metal‐rich enstatite meteorite with achondritic texture. Meteoritics & Planetary Science, 36(11), 1495-1505.
    Yemen
     
    • Hadramawt Governorate
    Zolensky, M. & A.Ivanov, Chemie der Erde 63,185-246(2003)
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