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44 valid minerals.
Rock Types Recorded
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Rock list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities
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Entries shown in red are rocks recorded for this region.
Localities in this Region
- Acidalia Planitia
- Aeolis quadrangle
- Gale Crater
- Gusev Crater
- Chryse Planitia
- Lunae Palus quadrangle
- Margaritifer Terra
- Oxia Palus quadrangle
- Syrtis Major
- Terra Meridiani
- Terra Sirenum
- Utopia Planitia
- Valles Marineris
- Vastitas Borealis
Localities for Transported Material
The following localities have been recorded where minerals that have been transported from this locality/region have been found. This may include meteorite finds and glacial erratics, amongst others.
- Sahara Desert
- Eastern Antarctica
- American Highland
- Queen Maud Land
- Queen Fabiola Mts (Yamato Mts)
- Roberts Massif
- Transantarctic Mts
- Victoria Land
- Allan Hills
- Elephant Moraine
- Queen Alexandra Range
- Al Iskandanyah Governorate (Alexandria Governorate)
- Abu Hommos
- Abu Hommos
- Grand Est
- Gaya District
- Al Jufrah District
- Fès-Meknès Region
- Boulemane Province
- Souss-Massa Region
- Tata Province
- Katsina State
Northwest Africa Meteorites
- Northwest Africa 1068 Martian meteorite (NWA 1068)
- Northwest Africa 1195 Martian meteorite (NWA 1195)
- Northwest Africa 1460 Martian meteorite (NWA 1460)
- Northwest Africa 1669 Martian meteorite (NWA 1669)
- Northwest Africa 2373 Martian meteorite (NWA 2373)
- Northwest Africa 2737 Martian meteorite (NWA 2737)
- Northwest Africa 4222 Martian meteorite (NWA 4222)
- Northwest Africa 4468 Martian meteorite (NWA 4468)
- Northwest Africa 480 Martian meteorite (NWA 480)
- Northwest Africa 4925 Martian meteorite (NWA 4925)
- Northwest Africa 7034 Martian meteorite (NWA 7034; Black beauty)
- Northwest Africa 7034 Martian meteorite (NWA 7034)
- Northwest Africa 8694 Martian meteorite (NWA 8694)
- Northwest Africa 998 Martian meteorite (NWA 998)
- Al Wusta Region
- Dhofar Governorate (Al Janubiyah Province)
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- Papike, J. J. et al. (2009): Silicate mineralogy of martian meteorites. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 73, 7443-7485.
- Special Issue "Mineralogy of Mars", Elements 11 (2015).