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Ordinary chondrite

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A major class of chondrites, distinguished by sub-solar Mg/Si and refractory/Si ratios, oxygen isotope compositions that plot above the terrestrial fractionation line, and a large volume percentage of chondrules, with only 10-15 vol% fine-grained matrix.


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Recorded finds for Ordinary chondriteHide

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.

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- 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.
France
 
  • Ile-de-France
    • Essonne
[H5 chondrite] A. Jambon, UPVI; R. Hewins, C. Fieni and B. Zanda, MNHNP; E. Dransart, EMTT
  • Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
    • Alpes-Maritimes
[L4-6 chondrite] from description
Norway
 
  • Hedmark
    • Ringsaker
      • Lake Mjøsa
[L5 chondrite] Griffin, W. L. & Jorgensen, K. A. (1979). The Grefsheim /Norway/ meteorite - A new L5 chondrite: Meteoritics 14 (1): 117-120. (March 1979).
Russia
 
  • Urals Region
    • Southern Urals
      • Chelyabinsk Oblast'
[LL5 chondrite] Ruzicka, A. et al. (2015): The Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 102. [Published online August 2015]
USA
 
  • Texas
    • Fayette Co.
[H4 chondrite] From description
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