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CR chondrite meteorite

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About CR chondrite meteoriteHide

The Renazzo (CR) chemical group of carbonaceous chondrites, distinguished by large, abundant porphyritic chondrules (0.7 mm, 50 vol%), many of which have igneous rims, few refractory inclusions, abundant metal (5-8 vol%), and fine-grained matrix that is commonly hydrated (up to 50 vol%).

Meteoritical Society Code: CR

Classification of CR chondrite meteoriteHide

Sub-divisions of CR chondrite meteoriteHide

Internet Links for CR chondrite meteoriteHide

Recorded finds for CR chondrite meteoriteHide

This map shows a selection of recorded finds that have latitude and longitude coordinates recorded. Click on the symbol to view information about a locality. The symbol next to localities in the list can be used to jump to that position on the map.

Locality ListHide

- This locality has map coordinates listed. - This locality has estimated coordinates. ⓘ - Click for further information on this occurrence. ? - Indicates mineral may be doubtful at this locality. - Good crystals or important locality for species. - World class for species or very significant. (TL) - Type Locality for a valid mineral species. (FRL) - First Recorded Locality for everything else (eg varieties). Struck out - Mineral was erroneously reported from this locality. Faded * - Never found at this locality but inferred to have existed at some point in the past (eg from pseudomorphs.)

All localities listed without proper references should be considered as questionable.
  • Tamanghasset Province
    • Tanezrouft
[CR2 chondrite meteorite] Meteoritical Society Database
  • Eastern Antarctica
    • Victoria Land
      • Grosvenor Mountains
[CR1 chondrite meteorite] Meteoritical Society Database
  • Emilia-Romagna
    • Ferrara Province
      • Cento
        • Renazzo
[CR2 chondrite meteorite] Meteoritical Society Database
Northwest Africa Meteorites
[CR6 chondrite meteorite] Meteoritical Society Database
[CR6 chondrite meteorite] Meteoritical Society Database
[CR7 chondrite meteorite] Meteoritical Society Database
[CR2 chondrite meteorite] Meteoritical Society Database
Saudi Arabia
  • Mintaqah Al Madinah
[Anomalous CR2 chondrite meteorite] Meteoritical Society Database
  • Hadramawt Governorate
[CR2 chondrite meteorite] Meteoritical Society Database
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