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Taenite from
Canyon Diablo meteorite, Meteor Crater area, Coconino County, Arizona, USA

Locality type:Meteorite Fall Location
Validity:Believed Valid
References:Space Science Reviews, Volume 14, Issue 6, pp.758-831; Mulford, R. N., & El-Dasher, B. (2010). Mechanical properties of several Fe-Ni meteorites (No. LA-UR-10-07276; LA-UR-10-7276). Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL).; Hofmann, B. A. (1992). Uranium accumulation during weathering of Canon Diablo meteoritic iron. Meteoritics, 27(1), 101-103.; NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Kamacite13 photos of Taenite associated with Kamacite at this locality.
Iron8 photos of Taenite associated with Iron at this locality.
Troilite2 photos of Taenite associated with Troilite at this locality.
Plessite1 photo of Taenite associated with Plessite at this locality.
Nickel-iron1 photo of Taenite associated with Nickel-iron at this locality.
Cohenite1 photo of Taenite associated with Cohenite at this locality.
Mineral Data:Click here to view Taenite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Canyon Diablo meteorite, Meteor Crater area, Coconino County, Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Taenite
3.7km (2.3 miles) Coon Butte meteorite, Coconino County, Arizona, USA
71.6km (44.5 miles) Clover Springs meteorite, Clover Springs, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
77.8km (48.3 miles) Holbrook meteorite, Holbrook, Holbrook Mining District, Navajo Co., Arizona, USA
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