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Chromite from
Hendersonville meteorite, Henderson Co., North Carolina, USA

Locality type:Meteorite Fall Location
Classification
Species:Chromite
Formula:Fe2+Cr23+O4
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Merrill, G.P. (1907) Notes on the composition and structure of the Hendersonville, North Carolina meteorite: Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 32 (1511): 79-82.; Ramdohr, P. (1973). The Opaque Minerals in Stony Meteorites. Elsevier Publishing Company: Amsterdam; London: New York. 245 pages.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Chromite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Hendersonville meteorite, Henderson Co., North Carolina, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Chromite
54.4km (33.8 miles) J.C. Mills Mine (Mill's Mine; Mills's Mine), Brindletown, Burke Co., North Carolina, USA
59.1km (36.7 miles) Cherokee Springs meteorite, Spartanburg Co., South Carolina, USA
76.0km (47.2 miles) Monroe meteorite, Cabarrus Co., North Carolina, USA
78.7km (48.9 miles) Plyler Chromite Prospect, Iredell Co., North Carolina, USA
81.0km (50.3 miles) Unnamed Chromite Mine (MRDS - 10078677), Statesville, Iredell Co., North Carolina, USA
 
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