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Allan Hills A77283 meteorite (ALHA77283), Allan Hills, Victoria Land, Eastern Antarctica, Antarcticai
Regional Level Types
Allan Hills A77283 meteorite (ALHA77283)Meteorite Fall Location
Allan HillsGroup of Hills
Victoria LandRegion
Eastern AntarcticaRegion
AntarcticaContinent

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
76° 43' South , 159° 40' East
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Iron meteorite similar in composition and structure to the Canyon Diablo meteorite.

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Antarctic PlateTectonic Plate
Antarctic MeteoritesGroup of Meteorite Fall Locations

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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6 valid minerals.

Meteorite/Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

Cohenite
Formula: Fe3C
Reference: Nature 291:396-398 (1981)
Diamond
Formula: C
Reference: Nature 291:396-398 (1981)
Graphite
Formula: C
Reference: Nature 291:396-398 (1981)
Lonsdaleite
Formula: C
Reference: Nature 291:396-398 (1981)
Schreibersite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)3P
Reference: Nature 291:396-398 (1981)
Troilite
Formula: FeS
Reference: Nature 291:396-398 (1981)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Cohenite1.BA.05Fe3C
Diamond1.CB.10aC
Graphite1.CB.05aC
Lonsdaleite1.CB.10bC
Schreibersite1.BD.05(Fe,Ni)3P
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Troilite2.CC.10FeS

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Cohenite1.1.16.1Fe3C
Schreibersite1.1.21.2(Fe,Ni)3P
Semi-metals and non-metals
Diamond1.3.6.1C
Graphite1.3.6.2C
Lonsdaleite1.3.6.3C
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Troilite2.8.9.1FeS

List of minerals for each chemical element

CCarbon
C LonsdaleiteC
C DiamondC
C CoheniteFe3C
C GraphiteC
PPhosphorus
P Schreibersite(Fe,Ni)3P
SSulfur
S TroiliteFeS
FeIron
Fe CoheniteFe3C
Fe Schreibersite(Fe,Ni)3P
Fe TroiliteFeS
NiNickel
Ni Schreibersite(Fe,Ni)3P

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Nature 291:396-398 (1981).


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