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Elga meteorite, Oimyakon ulus, Sakha Republic (Yakutia), Russiai
Regional Level Types
Elga meteoriteMeteorite Fall Location
Oimyakon ulus- not defined -
Sakha Republic (Yakutia)Republic
RussiaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 64° 42' North , 141° 12' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 64.70000,141.20000
GeoHash:G#: z5s2j468y
Locality type:Meteorite Fall Location
Meteorite Class:Anomalous IIE iron meteorite
Meteoritical Society Class:Iron, IIE-an
Metbull:View entry in Meteoritical Bulletin Database
Köppen climate type:ET : Tundra


Found August 28, 1959

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
Soviet Union (1922-1991)Country (Former)

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


22 valid minerals.

Meteorite/Rock Types Recorded

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Alphabetical List Tree Diagram

Detailed Mineral List:

Aenigmatite
Formula: Na4[Fe2+10Ti2]O4[Si12O36]
'Albite-Anorthite Series'
'Apatite'
Aphthitalite
Formula: (K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
Armalcolite
Formula: (Mg,Fe2+)Ti2O5
Brianite
Formula: Na2CaMg(PO4)2
Chladniite
Formula: {Ca}{Na8}{Ca4Na4}{(Mg,Fe2+)43}(PO4)36
'Chlorite Group'
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'
Czochralskiite
Formula: Na4Ca3Mg(PO4)4
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Enstatite
Formula: MgSiO3
'Glass'
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Iron
Formula: Fe
Iron var: Kamacite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Marićite
Formula: NaFe2+(PO4)
Merrillite
Formula: Ca9NaMg(PO4)7
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'
Panethite
Formula: (Na,Ca)2(Mg,Fe2+)2(PO4)2
'Plessite'
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Schreibersite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)3P
'Serpentine Subgroup'
Formula: D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Taenite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)
Troilite
Formula: FeS
Tuite
Formula: Ca3(PO4)2

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
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 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Armalcolite4.CB.15(Mg,Fe2+)Ti2O5
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Aphthitalite7.AC.35(K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Brianite8.AC.30Na2CaMg(PO4)2
Chladniite8.AC.50{Ca}{Na8}{Ca4Na4}{(Mg,Fe2+)43}(PO4)36
Marićite8.AC.20NaFe2+(PO4)
Merrillite8.AC.45Ca9NaMg(PO4)7
Panethite8.AC.65(Na,Ca)2(Mg,Fe2+)2(PO4)2
Tuite8.AC.45Ca3(PO4)2
Group 9 - Silicates
Aenigmatite9.DH.40Na4[Fe2+10Ti2]O4[Si12O36]
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Enstatite9.DA.05MgSiO3
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Apatite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'-
Czochralskiite-Na4Ca3Mg(PO4)4
'Glass'-
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Plessite'-
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn

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)
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Troilite2.8.9.1FeS
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
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
AB2X5
Armalcolite7.7.1.2(Mg,Fe2+)Ti2O5
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
A2XO4
Aphthitalite28.2.2.1(K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
ABXO4
Brianite38.1.7.1Na2CaMg(PO4)2
Marićite38.1.2.1NaFe2+(PO4)
Panethite38.1.6.1(Na,Ca)2(Mg,Fe2+)2(PO4)2
(AB)5(XO4)3
Chladniite38.2.5.3{Ca}{Na8}{Ca4Na4}{(Mg,Fe2+)43}(PO4)36
(AB)3(XO4)2
Merrillite38.3.4.4Ca9NaMg(PO4)7
Tuite38.3.4.6Ca3(PO4)2
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Enstatite65.1.2.1MgSiO3
Group 69 - INOSILICATES Chains with Side Branches or Loops
Chains with Side Branches or Loops with P>2
Aenigmatite69.2.1a.1Na4[Fe2+10Ti2]O4[Si12O36]
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Apatite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'-
Czochralskiite-Na4Ca3Mg(PO4)4
'Glass'-
Iron-Fe
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Plessite'-
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
CCarbon
C SideriteFeCO3
OOxygen
O AenigmatiteNa4[Fe102+Ti2]O4[Si12O36]
O Armalcolite(Mg,Fe2+)Ti2O5
O BrianiteNa2CaMg(PO4)2
O Chladniite{Ca}{Na8}{Ca4Na4}{(Mg,Fe2+)43}(PO4)36
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
O CzochralskiiteNa4Ca3Mg(PO4)4
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O EnstatiteMgSiO3
O Aphthitalite(K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O MarićiteNaFe2+(PO4)
O MerrilliteCa9NaMg(PO4)7
O Panethite(Na,Ca)2(Mg,Fe2+)2(PO4)2
O QuartzSiO2
O RutileTiO2
O Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
O SideriteFeCO3
O TuiteCa3(PO4)2
NaSodium
Na AenigmatiteNa4[Fe102+Ti2]O4[Si12O36]
Na BrianiteNa2CaMg(PO4)2
Na Chladniite{Ca}{Na8}{Ca4Na4}{(Mg,Fe2+)43}(PO4)36
Na CzochralskiiteNa4Ca3Mg(PO4)4
Na Aphthitalite(K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
Na MarićiteNaFe2+(PO4)
Na MerrilliteCa9NaMg(PO4)7
Na Panethite(Na,Ca)2(Mg,Fe2+)2(PO4)2
MgMagnesium
Mg Armalcolite(Mg,Fe2+)Ti2O5
Mg BrianiteNa2CaMg(PO4)2
Mg Chladniite{Ca}{Na8}{Ca4Na4}{(Mg,Fe2+)43}(PO4)36
Mg CzochralskiiteNa4Ca3Mg(PO4)4
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Mg EnstatiteMgSiO3
Mg MerrilliteCa9NaMg(PO4)7
Mg Panethite(Na,Ca)2(Mg,Fe2+)2(PO4)2
Mg Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
AlAluminium
Al Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
SiSilicon
Si AenigmatiteNa4[Fe102+Ti2]O4[Si12O36]
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si EnstatiteMgSiO3
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
PPhosphorus
P BrianiteNa2CaMg(PO4)2
P Chladniite{Ca}{Na8}{Ca4Na4}{(Mg,Fe2+)43}(PO4)36
P CzochralskiiteNa4Ca3Mg(PO4)4
P MarićiteNaFe2+(PO4)
P MerrilliteCa9NaMg(PO4)7
P Panethite(Na,Ca)2(Mg,Fe2+)2(PO4)2
P Schreibersite(Fe,Ni)3P
P TuiteCa3(PO4)2
SSulfur
S Aphthitalite(K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
S TroiliteFeS
KPotassium
K Aphthitalite(K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
CaCalcium
Ca BrianiteNa2CaMg(PO4)2
Ca Chladniite{Ca}{Na8}{Ca4Na4}{(Mg,Fe2+)43}(PO4)36
Ca CzochralskiiteNa4Ca3Mg(PO4)4
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Ca MerrilliteCa9NaMg(PO4)7
Ca Panethite(Na,Ca)2(Mg,Fe2+)2(PO4)2
Ca TuiteCa3(PO4)2
TiTitanium
Ti AenigmatiteNa4[Fe102+Ti2]O4[Si12O36]
Ti Armalcolite(Mg,Fe2+)Ti2O5
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Ti RutileTiO2
CrChromium
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
MnManganese
Mn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
FeIron
Fe AenigmatiteNa4[Fe102+Ti2]O4[Si12O36]
Fe Armalcolite(Mg,Fe2+)Ti2O5
Fe Chladniite{Ca}{Na8}{Ca4Na4}{(Mg,Fe2+)43}(PO4)36
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe Iron (var: Kamacite)(Fe,Ni)
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe MarićiteNaFe2+(PO4)
Fe Panethite(Na,Ca)2(Mg,Fe2+)2(PO4)2
Fe Schreibersite(Fe,Ni)3P
Fe Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe Taenite(Fe,Ni)
Fe TroiliteFeS
Fe IronFe
NiNickel
Ni Iron (var: Kamacite)(Fe,Ni)
Ni Schreibersite(Fe,Ni)3P
Ni Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Ni Taenite(Fe,Ni)
ZnZinc
Zn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn

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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Triassic
201.3 - 251.902 Ma



ID: 3187734
Mesozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Triassic (201.3 - 251.902 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary 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]

Late Triassic
201.3 - 237 Ma



ID: 634102
Sedimentary; Clastic: shallow marine

Age: Late Triassic (201.3 - 237 Ma)

Description: Verkhoyansk-Kolyma region, Yana-Kolyma fold-thrust belt, western Okhotsk-Chukhotsk volcanic belt

Comments: Orogen, magmatic arc/suite; Petrov et al., unpublished compilation, 2007-08

Lithology: Sandstone, siltstone, shale; marine fossils;

Reference: J.C. Harrison, M.R. St-Onge, O.V. Petrov, S.I. Strelnikov, B.G. Lopatin, F.H. Wilson, S. Tella, D. Paul, T. Lynds, S.P. Shokalsky, C.K. Hults, S. Bergman, H.F. Jepsen, and A. Solli. Geological map of the Arctic. doi:10.4095/287868. Geological Survey of Canada Map 2159A. [2]

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

References

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Litasov, K. D., & Podgornykh, N. M. (2017). Raman spectroscopy of various phosphate minerals and occurrence of tuite in the Elga IIE iron meteorite. Journal of Raman Spectroscopy, 48(11), 1518-1527.


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