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Fayalite-Forsterite Series from
Oakley (stone) meteorite, Logan Co., Kansas, USA

Locality type:Meteorite Fall Location
Species:'Fayalite-Forsterite Series' (not an IMA approved species)
Comments:Olivine composition [Fa23], Mason (1963).
Validity:Believed Valid
References:Merrill, G.P. (1916) Handbook and Descriptive Catalogue of the Meteorite Collections in the U.S. National Museum. Bull. U. S. Natl. Museum, No.94, Washington. 207 pp., 41 pls.; Mason, B. (1963) Olivine in ordinary chondrites. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 27(9): 1011-1023. (Sept 1963).; Keil, K. & Fredriksson, K. (1964) The Fe, Mg and Ca Distribution in Coexisting Olivines and Rhombic Pyroxenes of Chondrites. Journal of Geophysical Research Atmospheres 69 (16): 3487-3515. (August 1964). ; Hey, M.H. & Easton, A.J. (1968) Copper in various phases of several olivine hypersthene and olivine-bronzite chondrites: Mineralogical Magazine 36 (282): 855-858. (June 1968).; Taylor, G.J. (1968) On the Thermal History of Chondrites: Master's Thesis: Rice University. 73 pages.
Mineral Data:Click here to view Fayalite-Forsterite Series data
Locality Data:Click here to view Oakley (stone) meteorite, Logan Co., Kansas, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Fayalite-Forsterite Series
50.6km (31.4 miles) Modoc (1948) meteorite, Scott Co., Kansas, USA
50.6km (31.4 miles) Modoc (1905) meteorite, Scott Co., Kansas, USA
65.0km (40.4 miles) Ladder Creek meteorite, Greeley Co., Kansas, USA
71.6km (44.5 miles) Goodland meteorite, Sherman Co., Kansas, USA
73.0km (45.4 miles) Saline Township meteorite (Saline meteorite), Township of West Saline, Sheridan Co., Kansas, USA
88.0km (54.7 miles) Prairie Dog Creek meteorite, Decatur Co., Kansas, USA
89.5km (55.6 miles) Leoville meteorite (Leoville CV3 chondrite), Decatur Co., Kansas, USA
92.4km (57.4 miles) Morland meteorite, Graham Co., Kansas, USA
93.6km (58.1 miles) Achilles meteorite, Rawlins Co., Kansas, USA
94.3km (58.6 miles) Horace meteorite, Greeley Co., Kansas, USA
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