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Northwest Africa 2046 Martian meteorite (NWA 2046), Lakhbi, Algeriai
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Northwest Africa 2046 Martian meteorite (NWA 2046)Meteorite Fall Location
Lakhbi- not defined -
AlgeriaCountry

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Basaltic shergottite.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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11 valid minerals.

Meteorite/Rock Types Recorded

Note: this is a very new system on mindat.org and data is currently VERY limited. Please bear with us while we work towards adding this information!

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Alphabetical List Tree Diagram

Detailed Mineral List:

Augite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Reference: www.meteoriticalsociety.org/bulletin/mb88.pdf.
Chlorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3Cl
Reference: www.meteoriticalsociety.org/bulletin/mb88.pdf.
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Reference: www.meteoriticalsociety.org/bulletin/mb88.pdf.
Chromite var: Titaniferous Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Reference: www.meteoriticalsociety.org/bulletin/mb88.pdf.
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: www.meteoriticalsociety.org/bulletin/mb88.pdf.
Fayalite
Formula: Fe2+2SiO4
Reference: www.meteoriticalsociety.org/bulletin/mb88.pdf.
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
Reference: www.meteoriticalsociety.org/bulletin/mb88.pdf.
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: www.meteoriticalsociety.org/bulletin/mb88.pdf.
'Maskelynite'
Reference: www.meteoriticalsociety.org/bulletin/mb88.pdf.
Merrillite
Formula: Ca9NaMg(PO4)7
Reference: www.meteoriticalsociety.org/bulletin/mb88.pdf.
Pigeonite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Reference: www.meteoriticalsociety.org/bulletin/mb88.pdf.
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: www.meteoriticalsociety.org/bulletin/mb88.pdf.
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
Reference: www.meteoriticalsociety.org/bulletin/mb88.pdf.
Spinel var: Pleonaste
Formula: (Mg,Fe)Al2O4
Reference: www.meteoriticalsociety.org/bulletin/mb88.pdf.
Ulvöspinel
Formula: TiFe2O4
Reference: www.meteoriticalsociety.org/bulletin/mb88.pdf.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
var: Titaniferous Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Spinel4.BB.05MgAl2O4
var: Pleonaste4.BB.05(Mg,Fe)Al2O4
Ulvöspinel4.BB.05TiFe2O4
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Chlorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3Cl
Merrillite8.AC.45Ca9NaMg(PO4)7
Group 9 - Silicates
Augite9.DA.15(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Fayalite9.AC.05Fe2+2SiO4
Pigeonite9.DA.10(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Maskelynite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Spinel7.2.1.1MgAl2O4
Ulvöspinel7.2.5.2TiFe2O4
Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
(AB)3(XO4)2
Merrillite38.3.4.4Ca9NaMg(PO4)7
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Chlorapatite41.8.1.2Ca5(PO4)3Cl
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with all cations in octahedral [6] coordination
Fayalite51.3.1.1Fe2+2SiO4
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Augite65.1.3a.3(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Pigeonite65.1.1.4(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Chromite
var: Titaniferous Chromite
-Fe2+Cr3+2O4
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Maskelynite'-
Spinel
var: Pleonaste
-(Mg,Fe)Al2O4

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O Pigeonite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
O Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
O Chromite (var: Titaniferous Chromite)Fe2+Cr23+O4
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O UlvöspinelTiFe2O4
O FayaliteFe22+SiO4
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O Spinel (var: Pleonaste)(Mg,Fe)Al2O4
O ChlorapatiteCa5(PO4)3Cl
O MerrilliteCa9NaMg(PO4)7
O SpinelMgAl2O4
NaSodium
Na MerrilliteCa9NaMg(PO4)7
MgMagnesium
Mg Pigeonite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Mg Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Mg Spinel (var: Pleonaste)(Mg,Fe)Al2O4
Mg MerrilliteCa9NaMg(PO4)7
Mg SpinelMgAl2O4
AlAluminium
Al Spinel (var: Pleonaste)(Mg,Fe)Al2O4
Al SpinelMgAl2O4
SiSilicon
Si Pigeonite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Si Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Si FayaliteFe22+SiO4
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
PPhosphorus
P ChlorapatiteCa5(PO4)3Cl
P MerrilliteCa9NaMg(PO4)7
SSulfur
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
ClChlorine
Cl ChlorapatiteCa5(PO4)3Cl
CaCalcium
Ca Pigeonite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Ca Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Ca ChlorapatiteCa5(PO4)3Cl
Ca MerrilliteCa9NaMg(PO4)7
TiTitanium
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Ti UlvöspinelTiFe2O4
CrChromium
Cr Chromite (var: Titaniferous Chromite)Fe2+Cr23+O4
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
FeIron
Fe Pigeonite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Fe Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Fe Chromite (var: Titaniferous Chromite)Fe2+Cr23+O4
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe UlvöspinelTiFe2O4
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe FayaliteFe22+SiO4
Fe Spinel (var: Pleonaste)(Mg,Fe)Al2O4

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