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Graphite from
Campo del Cielo meteorite, Gran Chaco, Doce de Octubre Department, Chaco Province, Argentina

Locality type:Meteorite Fall Location
Validity:Believed Valid
References:Bunch, T.E., Keil, K., and Olsen, E. (1970): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 25, 297-340.; Frederick R. Park, Theodore E. Bunch, Tadeusz B. Massalski, A study of the silicate inclusions and other phases in the Campo del Cielo meteorite, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, Volume 30, Issue 4, April 1966, Pages 399-400; Buchwald, V. F. (1975) Handbook of Iron Meteorites. University of California Press. 1418 pages.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Meteoritic Iron1 photo of Graphite associated with Meteoritic Iron at this locality.
Kamacite1 photo of Graphite associated with Kamacite at this locality.
Taenite1 photo of Graphite associated with Taenite at this locality.
Mineral Data:Click here to view Graphite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Campo del Cielo meteorite, Gran Chaco, Doce de Octubre Department, Chaco Province, Argentina
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