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Pigeonite from Sahara Desert, North Africa

  • Adrar Province
    • Reggane District
      • Reggane
    • Zaouiet Kounta District
      • In Zghmir
Hutchison, R., Reed, S.J.B., Ash, R.D. & Pillinger, C.T. (1991) Adrar 003: A new extraordinary unequilibrated ordinary chondrite. Meteoritics 26 (4): p. 349. (Dec 1991).
  • In Salah Province
    • In Salah District
      • Foggaret Ezzaouia
Krot, A. N., Fagan, T. J., Keil, K., McKeegan, K. D., Sahijpal, S., Hutcheon, I. D., Petaev, M. I. & Yurimoto, H. (2004). Ca,Al-rich inclusions, amoeboid olivine aggregates, and Al-rich chondrules from the unique carbonaceous chondrite Acfer 094: I. mineralogy and petrology. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 68 (9), 2167-2184. (May 2004).
  • Tindouf Province
  • Tibesti Region
Gèze, B., Hudeley, H., Vincent, P., & Wacrenier, P. (1959). Les volcans du Tibesti (Sahara du Tchad). Bulletin Volcanologique, 22(1), 135-172. Lacroix, A. (1934). Volcanisme et lithologie. Le massif volcanique du Tibesti et la region des dykes. In: Mission au Tibesti. Memoires de l'Academie des Sciences de l'Institute de France. Paris, 61, 169-366. Reynolds, P. & Hall, P. 1976. Absolute age and paleomagnetic results from Tibesti-Garian (Tripoli) North African Cenozoic volcanic line. Eos, Transactions of the American Geophysical Union, 57, 904. Vincent, P.M. 1963. Les volcans Tertiares et Quaternaires du Tibesti occidental et central (Sahara du Tchad). Memoires du Bureau de Recherches Geologiques et Minieres, 23. Vincent, P.M. 1970. The evolution of the Tibesti volcanic province, eastern Sahara. In: Clifford, T.N. & Gass, I.G. (eds) African Magmatism and Tectonics. Oliver & Boyd, Edinburgh, 301-319.
  • Jufra District
    • Dar al Gani
Grady, M. M., Pratesi, G. & Moggi-Cecchi, V. (2015) Atlas of Meteorites. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, United Kingdom. 373 pages.
Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, Vol. 67, No. 18, pp. 3519–3536, 2003
Meteoritical Bulletin 84 (Aug.2000); Grady, M. M., Pratesi, G. & Moggi-Cecchi, V. (2015) Atlas of Meteorites. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, United Kingdom. 373 pages.
Grossman, J. N. & Zipfel, J. (2000). The Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 84, 2000 September. Meteoritics & Planetary Science 35, #9 (Suppl.): A199-A225. (Sept 2000).
Russell, S.S. et al. (2003). The Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 87, July 2003. Meteoritics & Planetary Science 38: (7, Suppl.): A189-A248. (July 2003).; Folco, L. et al. (2004) Extensive impact melting on the H-chondrite parent asteroid during the cataclysmic bombardment of the early solar system: Evidence from the achondritic meteorite Dar al Gani 896. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 68 (10): 2379-2397. (May 2004).; Folco, L., Burbine, T. H. & D'Orazio, M. (2005) Surface mineralogy changes induced by impact melting on ordinary chondritic parent asteroids: clues from the DaG 896 meteorite. Memorie della Società Astronomica Italiana Supplement, vol 6: 116-121. (2005).; Grady, M.M., Pratesi, G. & Moggi-Cecchi, V. (2015) Atlas of Meteorites. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, United Kingdom. 373 pp.
Meteoritical Bulletin Database
  • Inchiri Region
Meteoritical Bulletin Database
  • Drâa-Tafilalet Region
    • Errachidia Province
      • Er-Rissani Cercle
        • Sidi Ali Cäidat; Connolly, Jr., H. C. et al., (2007) Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 92, 2007 September: MAPS 42 (9), 1647-1694. (Sept 2007) ; Connolly Jr., H. C. et al. (2007) The Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 92, 2007 September. Meteoritics & Planetary Science 4 (9): 1647-1694. (Sept 2007)
  • Souss-Massa Region
    • Tata Province
      • Tata Cercle
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)
North Africa
  • Sahara Desert
Owocki, K. & Muszyńcki, A. (2012) Shock veins in the Sahara 02500 ordinary chondrite. Geologos 18 (2): 111-118.
  • River Nile
Michael K. Weisberg, Caroline Smith, Gretchen Benedix, Cristopher K. D. Herd, Kevin Righter, Henning Hack, Akira Yamaguchi, Hasnaa Chennaoui & Jeffrey N. Grossman (2009). The Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 96, September 2009, Meteoritics & Planetary Science 44, (#9), 1355-1397.; Barbaro, A.; Domeneghetti, M.C.; Goodrich, C.A.; Meneghetti, M.; Litti, L.; Fioretti, A.M.; Jenniskens, P.; Shaddad, M.H.; Nestola, F. (2020) Graphite-Based Geothermometry on Almahata Sitta Ureilitic Meteorites. Minerals 10, 1005.
Western Sahara
  • al-Saqiyah al-Hamra'a (Saguia el Hamra)
    • Dchira
Meteoritical Society Abstracts (2001)
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