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|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||37° 26' North , 3° 39' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||37.43333,-3.65000|
|Other regions containing this locality:||Iberian Peninsula|
|Non-native locality type:||Meteorite|
|Meteorite Class:||IIE iron meteorite|
|Meteoritical Society Class:||Iron, IIE|
|Metbull:||View entry in Meteoritical Bulletin Database|
|Köppen climate type:||Csa : Hot-summer Mediterranean climate|
Found 1912. Iron meteorite (octahedrite), medium, with silicate inclusions (IIE).
Weight 134 kg.
15 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.
Meteorite/Rock Types Recorded
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- Bunch, T.E., Keil, K., and Olsen, E. (1970): Mineralogy and Petrology of Silicate Inclusions in Iron Meteorites. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 25, 297-340.
Takeda, H., Hsu, W., & Huss, G. R. (2003). Mineralogy of silicate inclusions of the Colomera IIE iron and crystallization of Cr-diopside and alkali feldspar from a partial melt. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 67(12), 2269-2287.