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Forsterite from
MacAlpine Hills 88136 meteorite (MAC 88136), Transantarctic Mts, Eastern Antarctica, Antarctica

Locality type:Meteorite Fall Location
Classification
Species:Forsterite
Formula:Mg2SiO4
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Lin, Y. T., Nagel, H-J., Lundberg, L. L. & El Goresy, A. (1991) MAC88136--The First EL3 Chondrite (abstract): Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XXII: 811-812. (March 1991); Weisberg, M. K., Kimura, M., McCoy, T. J. & Lin, Y. (2005) Olivine and the Thermal History of the E Chondrite Parent Body (abstract): Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XXXVI: abs. no. 1420. (March 2005)
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Forsterite data
Locality Data:Click here to view MacAlpine Hills 88136 meteorite (MAC 88136), Transantarctic Mts, Eastern Antarctica, Antarctica
Nearest other occurrences of Forsterite
10.4km (6.5 miles) Lewis Cliff 86134 meteorite (LEW 86134), Lewis Cliff, Buckley Island quadrangle, Transantarctic Mts, Eastern Antarctica, Antarctica
11.4km (7.1 miles) Lewis Cliff 86127 meteorite (LEW 86127), Lewis Cliff, Buckley Island quadrangle, Transantarctic Mts, Eastern Antarctica, Antarctica
14.4km (9.0 miles) Lewis Cliff 86018 meteorite (LEW 86018), Lewis Cliff, Buckley Island quadrangle, Transantarctic Mts, Eastern Antarctica, Antarctica
17.1km (10.6 miles) Lewis Cliff 87232 meteorite (LEW 87232), Lewis Cliff, Buckley Island quadrangle, Transantarctic Mts, Eastern Antarctica, Antarctica
19.3km (12.0 miles) Lewis Cliff 87223 meteorite (LEW 87223), Lewis Cliff, Buckley Island quadrangle, Transantarctic Mts, Eastern Antarctica, Antarctica
 
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