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Osbornite from
Comet Wild 2 (Comet 81P), Outer Space

Classification
Species:Osbornite
Formula:TiN
Comments:Micron-sized particles. Vanadium-bearing.
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:XRF
References
References:www.llnl.gov/pao/news/news_releases/2006/NR-06-12-03.html (Lawrence Livermore National Laboratories).; Ishii, H. A., Bradley, J. P., Dai, Z. R., Chi, M., Kearsley, A. T., Burchell, M. J., ... & Molster, F. (2008). Comparison of comet 81P/Wild 2 dust with interplanetary dust from comets. Science, 319(5862), 447-450.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Osbornite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Comet Wild 2 (Comet 81P), Outer Space
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