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Stishovite from
Muonionalusta meteorite, Kitkiöjärvi, Pajala, Norrbotten, Sweden

Erratic type:Meteorite
Comments:Stishovite found as tridymite pseudomorphs.
Validity:Believed Valid
References:Holtstam, D., Broman, C., Söderhielm, J., Dan; Broman, C.; Söderhielm, J.; Zetterqvist, A. (2003): First discovery of stishovite in an iron meteorite. Meteoritics & Planetary Science (Meteoritical Society). 38 (11): 1579–1583
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Kamacite2 photos of Stishovite associated with Kamacite at this locality.
Troilite2 photos of Stishovite associated with Troilite at this locality.
Taenite2 photos of Stishovite associated with Taenite at this locality.
Mineral Data:Click here to view Stishovite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Muonionalusta meteorite, Kitkiöjärvi, Pajala, Norrbotten, Sweden
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