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Fayalite-Forsterite Series from
Patrimonio meteorite, Patrimônio, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Locality type:Meteorite Fall Location
Classification
Species:'Fayalite-Forsterite Series' (not an IMA approved species)
Comments:Olivine (Fa24.8) Range Fa~24.0-25.4 reported by Gomes & Keil,1980. Also, Fa25 reported by Mason,1963.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Mason, B. (1963) Olivine in ordinary chondrites. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 27(9): 1011-1023. (Sept 1963).; Gomes, C.B. & Keil, K. (1980) Brazilian Stony Meteorites: University of New Mexico Press: Albuquerque. pp. 162.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Fayalite-Forsterite Series data
Locality Data:Click here to view Patrimonio meteorite, Patrimônio, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Nearest other occurrences of Fayalite-Forsterite Series
38.8km (24.1 miles) Uberaba meteorite, Uberaba, Minas Gerais, Brazil
 
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