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Forsterite from
Motta di Conti meteorite, Motta de' Conti, Vercelli Province, Piedmont, Italy

Locality type:Meteorite Fall Location
Classification
Species:Forsterite
Formula:Mg2SiO4
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Levi-Donati G.R., Maras A., Sighinolfi G.P. (1980): An H4-6 chondrite: Motta di Conti. Meteoritics, 15, 3, 211-223.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Forsterite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Motta di Conti meteorite, Motta de' Conti, Vercelli Province, Piedmont, Italy
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63.1km (39.2 miles) Valdinizza meteorite, Val di Nizza, Pavia Province, Lombardy, Italy
63.9km (39.7 miles) Monti Pelati, Bettolino, Baldissero Canavese, Metropolitan City of Turin, Piedmont, Italy
68.1km (42.3 miles) Montaju Mines, Traversella, Chiusella Valley, Canavese District, Metropolitan City of Turin, Piedmont, Italy
70.8km (44.0 miles) Torino meteorite, Turin, Metropolitan City of Turin, Piedmont, Italy
75.5km (46.9 miles) Valmaggia, Varallo Sesia, Vercelli Province, Piedmont, Italy
79.9km (49.7 miles) Santa Maria della Neve, Varisella, Metropolitan City of Turin, Piedmont, Italy
80.1km (49.8 miles) Ponte del Diavolo (Ponte del Roch), Lanzo Torinese, Metropolitan City of Turin, Piedmont, Italy
87.1km (54.1 miles) Candoglia marble quarries, Candoglia, Mergozzo, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italy
93.3km (58.0 miles) Alpe delle Frasse, Laietto (Lajetto), Condove, Metropolitan City of Turin, Piedmont, Italy
 
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