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Seymchan meteorite (Seimchan meteorite), Magadanskaya Oblast', Far-Eastern Region, Russia

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Detailed Mineral List:
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Forsterite
Formula: Mg2SiO4
Reference: P.M. Kartashov data; Solferino, G. F., Golabek, G. J., Nimmo, F., & Schmidt, M. W. (2015). Fast grain growth of olivine in liquid Fe–S and the formation of pallasites with rounded olivine grains. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 162, 259-275.
Photo: © Pavel M. Kartashov collection & photo. Forsterite from Seymchan meteorite, Magadanskaya Oblast', Far-Eastern Region, Russia
Iron
Formula: Fe
Reference: Meteoritical Bulletin
Photo: © Chinellato Matteo. Iron from Seymchan meteorite, Magadanskaya Oblast', Far-Eastern Region, Russia
Iron var: Kamacite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)
Reference: Meteoritical Bulletin
Photo: © Pavel M. Kartashov collection & photo. Kamacite from Seymchan meteorite, Magadanskaya Oblast', Far-Eastern Region, Russia
Magnesiochromite
Formula: MgCr2O4
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov analytical data (2008)
Schreibersite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)3P
Reference: P.M. Kartashov data
Tetrataenite
Formula: FeNi
Reference: Yang, J., Goldstein, J.I. & Scott, E. R. D. (2010) Main-group pallasites: Thermal history, relationship to IIIA irons and origin. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 74:4471-4492.
Troilite
Formula: FeS
Reference: Meteoritical Bulletin; Solferino, G. F., Golabek, G. J., Nimmo, F., & Schmidt, M. W. (2015). Fast grain growth of olivine in liquid Fe–S and the formation of pallasites with rounded olivine grains. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 162, 259-275.
Photo: © Pavel M. Kartashov collection & photo. Troilite from Seymchan meteorite, Magadanskaya Oblast', Far-Eastern Region, Russia

References

- Report of geologist F. A. Mednikov (Magadan, USSR) in a letter, VIII 15, 1967 and of V. 1. Zvetkov (Moscow, USSR) in a letter X 17, 1967

Grady, M. M. (2000) Catalogue of Meteorites (5/e). Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, New York, Oakleigh, Madrid, Cape Town. 690 pages.

Yang, J., Goldstein, J.I. & Scott, E. R. D. (2010) Main-group pallasites: Thermal history, relationship to IIIA irons and origin. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 74:4471-4492.

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