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Acfer 214 meteorite, Tanezrouft, Tamanghasset Province, Algeria

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 27° 41' 24'' North , 4° 22' 42'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 27.69000,4.37861
Other regions containing this locality:Northwest Africa Meteorites
Sahara Desert, North Africa
Non-native locality type:Meteorite
Meteorite Type:CH3 chondrite meteorite
Köppen climate type:BWh : Hot deserts climate


Carbonaceous chondrite (CH3)

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7 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

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References

Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 73, Meteoritics 27, 477-483 (1992)

Ma, C., Krot, A.N., Nagashima, K. (2017): Addibischoffite, Ca2Al6Al6O20, a new calcium aluminate mineral from the Acfer 214 CH carbonaceous chondrite: A new refractory phase from the solar nebula. American Mineralogist: 102: 1556-1560.

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