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Merrillite from
Hamlet meteorite, Starke Co., Indiana, USA

Locality type:Meteorite Fall Location
Classification
Species:Merrillite
Formula:Ca9NaMg(PO4)7
Comments:Reading "Merrillite" (preferred) for "Whitlockite" (the terrestrial analogue).
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Fuchs, L.H. (1969) The Phosphate Mineralogy of Meteorites: IN: Meteoritic Research: Millman, P.M.-Ed.: pp. 683-695.D. Reidel Publishing Company: Dordrecht-Holland.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Merrillite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Hamlet meteorite, Starke Co., Indiana, USA
 
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