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Fayalite-Forsterite Series from
Khatyrka meteorite, Listvenitovyi stream, Khatyrka river, Chetkinvaiam tectonic melange, Iomrautvaam Massif, Koryak Upland (Koriak; Koriakskhiye), Kamchatka Krai, Russia


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Locality type:Meteorite Fall Location
Classification
Species:'Fayalite-Forsterite Series' (not an IMA approved species)
Comments:Olivine exists as (sometimes nearly pure) Forsterite (Fa0 to Fa~18) in chondrules and in nearly Fayalitic [Fa48-50] Fe-enriched rims.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Ruzicka, A., Jeffrey N. Grossman, J.N. & Garvie, L. (2014) The Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 100: Meteoritics & Planetary Science 49: E1-E10. (June 2014). [On line]
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Fayalite-Forsterite Series data
Locality Data:Click here to view Khatyrka meteorite, Listvenitovyi stream, Khatyrka river, Chetkinvaiam tectonic melange, Iomrautvaam Massif, Koryak Upland (Koriak; Koriakskhiye), Kamchatka Krai, Russia
 
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