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Jilin meteorite (Jilin H5 chondrite), Chuanying District, Jilin, Jilin, Chinai
Regional Level Types
Jilin meteorite (Jilin H5 chondrite)- not defined -
Chuanying DistrictDistrict
JilinPrefecture
JilinProvince
ChinaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 44° 3' North , 126° 10' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 44.05000,126.16667
GeoHash:G#: wzcdwgpcb
Köppen climate type:Dwa : Monsoon-influenced hot-summer humid continental climate


A stony meteorite (H5 chondrite), which fell on 8 march 1976 and exploded upon its entrance in the atmosphere above the suburbs of Jilin City. The three largest fragments weighed 1,770 kg, 400 kg and 123.5 kg.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


27 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Wankang Huang, Yingwen Xie, and Jingming Pan (1978): Geochimica 7(1), 25-34
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Wankang Huang, Yingwen Xie, and Jingming Pan (1978): Geochimica 7(1), 25-34
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Xinzhi Zhan (1978): Geochimica 7(1), 35-40
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Reference: Xinzhi Zhan (1978): Geochimica 7(1), 35-40
Clinoenstatite
Formula: MgSiO3
Reference: Wankang Huang, Yingwen Xie, and Jingming Pan (1978): Geochimica 7(1), 25-34
Cristobalite
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Wankang Huang, Yingwen Xie, and Jingming Pan (1978): Geochimica 7(1), 25-34
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: Wankang Huang, Yingwen Xie, and Jingming Pan (1978): Geochimica 7(1), 25-34
Forsterite
Formula: Mg2SiO4
Reference: Wankang Huang, Yingwen Xie, and Jingming Pan (1978): Geochimica 7(1), 25-34
'Glass'
Reference: Wankang Huang, Yingwen Xie, and Jingming Pan (1978): Geochimica 7(1), 25-34
Graphite
Formula: C
Reference: Xinzhi Zhan (1978): Geochimica 7(1), 35-40
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Xinzhi Zhan (1978): Geochimica 7(1), 35-40
Iron
Formula: Fe
Reference: Xinzhi Zhan (1978): Geochimica 7(1), 35-40
Iron var: Kamacite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)
Reference: Xinzhi Zhan (1978): Geochimica 7(1), 35-40
Moissanite
Formula: SiC
Reference: Wankang Huang, Yingwen Xie, and Jingming Pan (1978): Geochimica 7(1), 25-34
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Wankang Huang, Yingwen Xie, and Jingming Pan (1978): Geochimica 7(1), 25-34
Pigeonite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Reference: Wankang Huang, Yingwen Xie, and Jingming Pan (1978): Geochimica 7(1), 25-34
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Xinzhi Zhan (1978): Geochimica 7(1), 35-40
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Xinzhi Zhan (1978): Geochimica 7(1), 35-40
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Wankang Huang, Yingwen Xie, and Jingming Pan (1978): Geochimica 7(1), 25-34
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Wankang Huang, Yingwen Xie, and Jingming Pan (1978): Geochimica 7(1), 25-34
Schreibersite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)3P
Reference: Xinzhi Zhan (1978): Geochimica 7(1), 35-40
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: Wankang Huang, Yingwen Xie, and Jingming Pan (1978): Geochimica 7(1), 25-34
Sodalite
Formula: Na8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Reference: Wankang Huang, Yingwen Xie, and Jingming Pan (1978): Geochimica 7(1), 25-34
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Xinzhi Zhan (1978): Geochimica 7(1), 35-40
Taenite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)
Reference: Xinzhi Zhan (1978): Geochimica 7(1), 35-40
Tremolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Wankang Huang, Yingwen Xie, and Jingming Pan (1978): Geochimica 7(1), 25-34
Troilite
Formula: FeS
Reference: Xinzhi Zhan (1978): Geochimica 7(1), 35-40
Whitlockite ?
Formula: Ca9Mg(PO4)6(HPO4)
Reference: Wankang Huang, Yingwen Xie, and Jingming Pan (1978): Geochimica 7(1), 25-34
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Wankang Huang, Yingwen Xie, and Jingming Pan (1978): Geochimica 7(1), 25-34

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Graphite'1.CB.05aC
'Iron'1.AE.05Fe
var: Kamacite1.AE.05(Fe,Ni)
Moissanite1.DA.SiC
Schreibersite1.BD.05(Fe,Ni)3P
Taenite1.AE.10(Fe,Ni)
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Chalcopyrite'2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Troilite2.CC.10FeS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Chromite'4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
'Cristobalite'4.DA.15SiO2
'Ilmenite'4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Calcite'5.AB.05CaCO3
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Whitlockite ?8.AC.45Ca9Mg(PO4)6(HPO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
'Albite'9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
'Clinoenstatite'9.DA.10MgSiO3
'Diopside'9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
'Forsterite'9.AC.05Mg2SiO4
Orthoclase9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Pigeonite9.DA.10(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Sodalite9.FB.10Na8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Tremolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Glass'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Iron
var: Kamacite
1.1.11.1(Fe,Ni)
Schreibersite1.1.21.2(Fe,Ni)3P
Taenite1.1.11.2(Fe,Ni)
Semi-metals and non-metals
Graphite1.3.6.2C
Moissanite1.3.8.1SiC
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
Troilite2.8.9.1FeS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
AX2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
(AB)3(XO4)2
Whitlockite ?38.3.4.1Ca9Mg(PO4)6(HPO4)
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with all cations in octahedral [6] coordination
Forsterite51.3.1.2Mg2SiO4
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Clinoenstatite65.1.1.1MgSiO3
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Pigeonite65.1.1.4(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Tremolite66.1.3a.1☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Cristobalite75.1.1.1SiO2
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Orthoclase76.1.1.1K(AlSi3O8)
Al-Si Framework Feldspathoids and related species
Sodalite76.2.3.1Na8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Glass'-
Iron-Fe

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H WhitlockiteCa9Mg(PO4)6(HPO4)
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C GraphiteC
C MoissaniteSiC
C SideriteFeCO3
OOxygen
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O CalciteCaCO3
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
O ClinoenstatiteMgSiO3
O CristobaliteSiO2
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O ForsteriteMg2SiO4
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
O Pigeonite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
O QuartzSiO2
O RutileTiO2
O SideriteFeCO3
O SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
O Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O WhitlockiteCa9Mg(PO4)6(HPO4)
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
MgMagnesium
Mg ClinoenstatiteMgSiO3
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Mg ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Mg Pigeonite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Mg Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg WhitlockiteCa9Mg(PO4)6(HPO4)
AlAluminium
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Al SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
SiSilicon
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si ClinoenstatiteMgSiO3
Si CristobaliteSiO2
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Si MoissaniteSiC
Si OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Si Pigeonite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Si QuartzSiO2
Si SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Si Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
PPhosphorus
P Schreibersite(Fe,Ni)3P
P WhitlockiteCa9Mg(PO4)6(HPO4)
SSulfur
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S PyriteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S SphaleriteZnS
S TroiliteFeS
ClChlorine
Cl SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
KPotassium
K OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Ca Pigeonite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Ca Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca WhitlockiteCa9Mg(PO4)6(HPO4)
TiTitanium
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Ti RutileTiO2
CrChromium
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe IronFe
Fe Iron (var: Kamacite)(Fe,Ni)
Fe Pigeonite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe Schreibersite(Fe,Ni)3P
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe Taenite(Fe,Ni)
Fe TroiliteFeS
NiNickel
Ni Iron (var: Kamacite)(Fe,Ni)
Ni Schreibersite(Fe,Ni)3P
Ni Taenite(Fe,Ni)
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Late Paleozoic
251.902 - 358.9 Ma



ID: 3188562
Paleozoic intrusive rocks

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 358.9 Ma)

Lithology: Intrusive igneous rocks

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

References

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- Wankang Huang, Yingwen Xie, and Jingming Pan (1978): Transparent minerals in the Jilin meteorite. Geochimica 7(1), 25-34.
- Xinzhi Zhan (1978): Opaque minerals in the Jilin meteorite. Geochimica 7(1), 35-40.


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