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Chromite from Northwest Africa Meteorites

Algeria
 
  • Adrar Province
Lee, M.R., Russell, S.S., Arden, J.W., & Pillinger, C.T. (1995) Nierite (Si3N4), a new mineral from ordinary and enstatite chondrites. Meteoritics 30 (4): 387-397. (July 1995).
  • Bouira Province
Ramdohr, P. (1973) The Opaque Minerals in Stony Meteorites. Elsevier Publishing Company: Amsterdam; London: New York. 245 pages.
  • Sétif Province
Mason, B. & Wiik, H.B. (1966) The Composition of the Bath, Frankfort, Kakangari, Rose City, and Tadjera Meteorites. American Museum Novitates, No.2272, New York. 24 pp. (Dec 1966).; Ramdohr, P. (1973). The Opaque Minerals in Stony Meteorites. Elsevier Publishing Company: Amsterdam; London: New York. 245 pages.
  • Tamanghasset Province
    • Tanezrouft
Ramdohr, P. (1973). The Opaque Minerals in Stony Meteorites. Elsevier Publishing Company: Amsterdam; London: New York. 245 pages.; Oba, T., Nagase, K. & Hayashi, A. (1998) Mineralogy and petrology of chondrule in Ouallen (Tanezrouft) meteorite: Bulletin Joetsu Univ. Educ. 17(2): 891-899. (March1998).
  • Tindouf Province
https://www.lpi.usra.edu/meteor/metbull.php?code=66064
Mali
 
  • Kidal Region
Ramdohr, P. (1973). The Opaque Minerals in Stony Meteorites. Elsevier Publishing Company: Amsterdam; London: New York. 245 pages.
Mauritania
 
  • Adrar Region
    • Chinguetti
Ramdohr, P. (1973). The Opaque Minerals in Stony Meteorites. Elsevier Publishing Company: Amsterdam; London: New York. 245 pages.; Mittlefehldt, D. W., McCoy, T. J., Goodrich, C. A. & Kracher, A. (1998). Non-chondritic meteorites from asteroidal bodies. In: Planetary Materials (Papike, J. J. [Ed.]): Chapter 4, 195 pages. Mineralogical Society of America: Washington, DC, USA.
  • Assaba Region
Meteoritical Bulletin Database
  • Inchiri Region
Meteoritical Bulletin Database
  • Tagant Region
Meteoritical Bulletin Database
  • Tiris Zemmour Region
    • Bir Moghrein
Meteoritical Bulletin Database
Morocco
 
  • Béni Mellal-Khénifra
    • Azilal Province
Gattacceca, J., Rochette, P., Lagroix, F., Mathé, P.-E & Zanda, B. (2011) Low temperature magnetic transition of chromite in ordinary chondrites: Geophysical Research Letters 38 (10). (May 2011).
    • Béni Mellal Province
Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 104, in preparation (2015)
  • Drâa-Tafilalet
    • Ouarzazate Province
Michael K. Weisberg & 7 others (2009). The Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 95. Meteoritics & Planetary Science 44(3): 429-462. (March 2009).
  • Guelmim-Oued Noun
http://www.lpi.usra.edu/meteor/metbull.php = Meteoritical Bulletin Database
  • Marrakesh-Safi
    • El Kelaâ des Sraghna Province
      • Benguerir
Chennaoui Aoudjehane, H., Jambon, A., Bourot Denise, M. & Rochette, P. (2006) The Benguerir meteorite: Report and description of a new Moroccan fall: Meteoritics & Planetary Science 41(8,Suppl): A231-S237. (Aug 2006).; Gattacceca, J. et al. (2011) Low temperature magnetic transition of chromite in ordinary chondrites: Geophysical Research Letters 38 (10). (May 2011). [Online Journal].
  • Souss-Massa
    • Tata Province
Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 106, in preparation (2017)
Irving, A.J. et. al, 2012 The Tissint DepeltedPermafic Olivine-Phyric Shergottite: Petrologic, Elemental, and Isotopic Characterization of a Recent Martian Fall in Morocco. 43rd LPSC #2510; Balta, J. B., Sanborn, M. E., Udry, A., Wadhwa, M. & McSween Jr., H. Y. (2015) Petrology and trace element geochemistry of Tissint, the newest shergottite fall: MAPS 50 (1): 63-85. (Jan 2015)
Niger
 
  • Agadez
https://www.lpi.usra.edu/meteor/metbull.php?sea=Tass%C3%A9det+004&sfor=names&ants=&nwas=&falls=&valids=&stype=contains&lrec=50&map=ge&browse=&country=All&srt=name&categ=All&mblist=All&rect=&phot=&strewn=&snew=0&pnt=Normal%20table&code=70035
Northwest Africa Meteorites
 
Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 85, MAPS 36, A293-A322 (2001)
http:www.lpi.usra.edu/meteor/metbull.php?code=61807
Meteoritical Bulletin 86: July, 2002; Barrat, J. A., Jambon, A., Bohn, M., Gillet, P., Sautter, V., Göpel, C., ... & Keller, F. (2002). Petrology and chemistry of the picritic shergottite North West Africa 1068 (NWA 1068). Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 66(19), 3505-3518.; Herd, C. D. (2006). Insights into the redox history of the NWA 1068/1110 martian basalt from mineral equilibria and vanadium oxybarometry. American Mineralogist, 91(10), 1616-1627.
Russell, S. S. & 6 others (2003). The Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 87, July 2003. Meteoritics & Planetary Science 38(7,Suppl.): A189-A248. (July 2003).; Grady, M. M., Pratesi, G. & Moggi-Cecchi, V. (2015) Atlas of Meteorites. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, United Kingdom. 373 pages.
Irving, A. J., & Kuehner, S. M. (2003, March). Petrology of NWA 1460: A Baddeleyite-bearing Shergottite Paired with NWA 480. In Lunar and Planetary Institute Science Conference Abstracts (Vol. 34, p. 1503).
Mikouchi, T., McKay G., Koizumi E., Monkawa, A. & Miyamoto, M. (2003) Northwest Africa 1670: A new quenched angrite. Meteoritics & Planetary Science 38(7,Suppl.): A115.
T. Bunch and J. Wittke, NAU
Mikouchi, T., Monkawa, A., Koizumi, E., Chokai, J. & Miyamoto, M. (2005) MIL03346 Nakhlite and NWA2737 "Diderot" Chassignite: Two New Martian Cumulate Rocks from Hot and Cold Deserts (abstract): Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XXXVI, abs#1944. (March 2005).; Connolly Jr, H.C. & 11 others (2006). The Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 90, 2006 September. Meteoritics & Planetary Science 41 (9): 1383-1418. (Sept 2006).; He, Q., Xiao, L. & McSween, H. Y. (2010) Melt Inclusions in the Second Chassignite NWA 2737: Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XLI, LPI Contribution No. 1533, p.1344. (March 2010).; He, Q., Xiao, L., Hsu, W., Balta, J. B., McSween, Harry Y. & Liu, Yang (2013) The water content and parental magma of the second chassignite NWA 2737: Clues from trapped melt inclusions in olivine: Meteoritics & Planetary Science 48(3): 474-492. (March 2013).
Baghdadi, B., Godard, G. & Jambon, A. (2012) Metamorphic Reactional Coronas in the Peridotitic Angrite NWA 3164, Interpretations and Implications: Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, XLIII: LPI Contribution No. 1659, id.2188. (Mar 2012).
The Meteoritical Bulletin, n.94 - http://www.meteoriticalsociety.org/simple_template.cfm?code=pub_bulletin
Suporn Boonsuea & John Spraya (2012) Shock-Induced Phase Transformations in Melt Pockets within Martian Meteorite NWA 4468. Spectroscopy Letters: An International Journal for Rapid Communication 45:127-134.
Barrat, J. A., Gillet, P., Sautter, V., Jambon, A., Javoy, M., Göpel, C., ... & Petit, E. (2001). The basaltic shergottite North West Africa 480: Petrology and geochemistry. Meteoritics and Planetary Science Supplement, 36, 14.
http://www.lpi.usra.edu/meteor/metbull.php = Meteoritical Bulletin Database
http:www.lpi.usra.edu/meteor/metbull.php?code=60869; Agee, C. B., Miley, H. M., Ziegler, K. & Spilde, M. N. (2015) Northwest Africa 8535: Unique Dunitic Angrite. Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XLVI, LPI Contribution No. 1832, pdf.2681. (Mar 2015).
https://doczz.net/doc/6809765/april-2015---cascadia-meteorite-laboratory
Metzler, K., Bischoff A., Greenwood, R.C., Palme, H., Gellissen, M., Hopp, J., Franchi, I.A. & Trieloff M. (2011) The L3–6 chondritic regolith breccia Northwest Africa (NWA) 869: (I) Petrology, chemistry, oxygen isotopes, and Ar-Ar age determinations. Meteorit. Planet. Sci. 46, 652-680. (May 2011).; Hyde, B. C., Tait, K. T., Rumble, D., Izawa, M. R. M., Thompson, M. S., Nicklin, I. & Gregory, D. A. (2015) Achondritic Impactor Clasts in Northwest Africa 869: Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XLVI. LPI Contribution No. 1832, p.1983. (March 2015).
http:www.lpi.usra.edu/meteor/metbull.php?code=61276; Hewins, R. H., Zanda, B., Pont, S., Humayun, M., Assayag, N. & Cartigny, P. (2015) NWA 8694, a Ferroan Chassignite: Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XLVI, LPI Contribution #1832, pdf.224. (March 2015).
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Western Sahara
 
  • Dchira
Meteoritical Society Abstracts (2001)
 
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