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Silicate petrography, classification,and origin of the mesosiderites: Review and new observations

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dc.contributor.author Floran, R. J.
dc.date.accessioned 2020-05-12T20:24:08Z
dc.date.available 2020-05-12T20:24:08Z
dc.date.issued 1978
dc.identifier.citation Floran, R.J., 1978. Silicate Petrography, Classification,and Origin of the Mesosiderites: Review and New Observations, in: Proceedings of the Ninth Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Houston, Texas March 13-17, 1978, LSI Contribution. Pergamon Press, New York, NY, pp. 1053–1081.
dc.identifier.uri https://hdl.handle.net/20.500.11753/1525
dc.description.abstract The classification of mesosiderites proposed by Powell (1971) is modified and expanded to include impact melts. A petrographic study of all 20 mesosiderites reveals that most contain a complex assemblage of mineral, lithic, and metal clasts. en
dc.description.statementofresponsibility R. J. Floran
dc.format.extent Pages 1053-1081
dc.format.mimetype application/pdf
dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher Pergamon Press en
dc.relation.ispartof Proceedings of the Ninth Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Houston, Texas March 13-17, 1978
dc.relation.ispartofseries LSI contribution ; no. 335
dc.subject Meteorites en
dc.title Silicate petrography, classification,and origin of the mesosiderites: Review and new observations en
dc.type Book chapter en


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