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Ringwoodite from
Tissint Martian meteorite, Tata Province, Souss-Massa, Morocco

Locality type:Meteorite Fall Location
Origin locality:Mars
Classification
Species:Ringwoodite
Formula:(Mg,Fe2+)2SiO4
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Ma, C., Tschauner, O., Liu, Y., Beckett, J. R., Rossman, G. R., Zuravlev, K., ... & Taylor, L. A. (2014, March). Discovery of Ahrensite gamma-Fe2SiO4 and Tissintite (Ca, Na, □) AlSi2O6: Two New High Pressure Minerals from the Tissint Martian Meteorite. In Lunar and Planetary Science Conference (Vol. 45, p. 1222).; Baziotis, I. P., Liu, Y., DeCarli, P. S., Melosh, H. J., McSween, H. Y., Bodnar, R. J., & Taylor, L. A. (2013). The Tissint Martian meteorite as evidence for the largest impact excavation. Nature Communications, 4, 1404.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Ringwoodite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Tissint Martian meteorite, Tata Province, Souss-Massa, Morocco
 
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