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Shergottite meteorite

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A class of Martian meteorites comprising basalt and gabbro formed from subalkaline magmas.

Meteoritical Society Code: Martian (shergottite)

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Jolyon & Katya RalphUnited Kingdom

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American Mineralogist, Volume 100, pages 2380–2395, 2015

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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.
  • Sahara Desert
    • Lakhbi
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  • Eastern Antarctica
    • American Highland
      • Grove Mts
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  • Bihar
    • Gaya District
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  • Al Jufrah District
    • Dar al Gani
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  • Fès-Meknès Region
    • Boulemane Province
      • Missour
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Northwest Africa Meteorites
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  • Al Wusta Region
    • Sayh al Uhaymir
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