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Ilmenite from
Chaves meteorite, Vilarelho da Raia, Vilarelho da Raia, Chaves, Vila Real, Portugal

Locality type:Meteorite Fall Location
Classification
Species:Ilmenite
Formula:Fe2+TiO3
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Prinz, M., Delaney, J. S., Harlow, G. E., Bedell, R. L., & Nehru, C. E. (1980) Modal studies of mesosiderites and related achondrites, including the new mesosiderite ALHA 77219: Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XI, vol 2: 1055-1071. ; Monteiro, J. F. (1989) Preliminary Study of Chaves Howardite: Abstracts and Program for the 52nd Annual Meeting of the Meteoritical Society. LPI Contribution #712: p.165
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Ilmenite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Chaves meteorite, Vilarelho da Raia, Vilarelho da Raia, Chaves, Vila Real, Portugal
Nearest other occurrences of Ilmenite
39.2km (24.4 miles) Ervedosa Mine (Tuela Mine), Ervedosa, Vinhais, Bragança, Portugal
41.3km (25.7 miles) Varzielos Mine, Padrela e Tazem, Valpaços, Vila Real, Portugal
41.3km (25.7 miles) Jogadouro Mine, Carrazedo de Montenegro, Valpaços, Vila Real, Portugal
49.5km (30.7 miles) Carris Mines, Cabril, Montalegre, Vila Real, Portugal
54.0km (33.5 miles) Ceara Mine, Castro Laboreiro, Melgaço, Viana do Castelo, Portugal
60.0km (37.3 miles) La Sultana mine - La Sultana 2ª mine (Coto minero Gomesende), Ramírás, Orense (Ourense), Galicia, Spain
66.2km (41.2 miles) Olmo - Fonte do Ouro Mine, Lamares, Vila Real, Vila Real, Portugal
66.2km (41.2 miles) Justes Mine, Lamares, Vila Real, Vila Real, Portugal
88.4km (54.9 miles) Corredoura Mine, Freixo de Baixo, Amarante, Porto, Portugal
88.4km (54.9 miles) Pombeiro Mine, Telões, Amarante, Porto, Portugal
 
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