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Meteoritic Iron from
Linum meteorite, Oberhavel, Brandenburg, Germany

Locality type:Meteorite Fall Location
Species:'Meteoritic Iron' (not an IMA approved species)
Comments:Fe-Ni metal clearly lacks the near equilibration of the silicates.
Validity:Believed Valid
References:Buchner, O. (1863) Die meteoriten in Sammlungen, ihre Geschichte, Mineralogische und Chemische Beschaffenheit. Leipzig: Verlag von Wilhelm Engelmann.; Prior, G. T. (1916). On the Genetic relationship and classification of meteorites. Mineralogical Magazine 18(83): 26-44. (Nov 1916) ; Matthes, J. & Adam, K. (1988) The Linum chondrite: Meteoritics 23 (4): p. 378. (Dec 1988)
Mineral Data:Click here to view Meteoritic Iron data
Locality Data:Click here to view Linum meteorite, Oberhavel, Brandenburg, Germany
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