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Odessa (iron) meteorite, Odessa craters, Odessa, Ector Co., Texas, USAi
Regional Level Types
Odessa (iron) meteoriteMeteorite Fall Location
Odessa craters- not defined -
Odessa- not defined -
Ector Co.County
TexasState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
31° 45' 24'' North , 102° 28' 44'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
West Odessa22,707 (2011)9.7km
Odessa118,968 (2017)14.4km
Goldsmith279 (2017)28.0km
Gardendale1,574 (2011)30.7km
Crane3,895 (2017)41.8km


Found 1922, 1.6t.

Regions containing this locality

North America PlateTectonic Plate

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


6 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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Detailed Mineral List:

'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Reference: www.meteorlab.com; Meteoritics, Vol. 17, p.256; Meteoritics, Vol. 16, p.361
Augite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Reference: www.meteorlab.com; Meteoritics, Vol. 16, p.361
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
Reference: www.meteorlab.com; Meteoritics, Vol. 17, p.256; Meteoritics, Vol. 16, p.361
Graphite
Formula: C
Reference: www.meteorlab.com; Meteoritics, Vol. 16, p.361
Graphite var: Cliftonite
Formula: C
Reference: Meteoritics, Vol. 17, p.256
Iron
Formula: Fe
Reference: www.meteorlab.com; Meteoritics, Vol. 17, p.256; Meteoritics, Vol. 16, p.361
Iron var: Kamacite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)
Reference: www.meteorlab.com; Meteoritics, Vol. 17, p.256; Meteoritics, Vol. 16, p.361
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'
Reference: www.meteorlab.com; Meteoritics, Vol. 17, p.256; Meteoritics, Vol. 16, p.361
Schreibersite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)3P
Reference: www.meteorlab.com; Meteoritics, Vol. 16, p.361
Taenite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)
Reference: www.meteorlab.com; Meteoritics, Vol. 16, p.361
Troilite
Formula: FeS
Reference: www.meteorlab.com; Meteoritics, Vol. 16, p.361

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Graphite1.CB.05aC
var: Cliftonite1.CB.05aC
Iron1.AE.05Fe
var: Kamacite1.AE.05(Fe,Ni)
Schreibersite1.BD.05(Fe,Ni)3P
Taenite1.AE.10(Fe,Ni)
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Troilite2.CC.10FeS
Group 9 - Silicates
Augite9.DA.15(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'-

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
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Troilite2.8.9.1FeS
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
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
Graphite
var: Cliftonite
-C
Iron-Fe
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

CCarbon
C GraphiteC
C Graphite (var: Cliftonite)C
OOxygen
O Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
MgMagnesium
Mg Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
SiSilicon
Si Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
PPhosphorus
P Schreibersite(Fe,Ni)3P
SSulfur
S TroiliteFeS
CaCalcium
Ca Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
FeIron
Fe Iron (var: Kamacite)(Fe,Ni)
Fe Taenite(Fe,Ni)
Fe Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Fe TroiliteFeS
Fe Schreibersite(Fe,Ni)3P
Fe IronFe
NiNickel
Ni Iron (var: Kamacite)(Fe,Ni)
Ni Taenite(Fe,Ni)
Ni Schreibersite(Fe,Ni)3P

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