[meteorite-list] Fukang Pallasite & Chinga Ungrouped?
From: Christian Anger <christian.anger_at_meteoritecentral.com>
Date: Sat Feb 18 14:23:57 2006
click "what's new"
and you will see the new entry in the metbull #90.
Fukang is a main group pallasite.
I.M.C.A. #2673 at www.imca.cc
Ing. Christian Anger
2405 Bad Deutsch-Altenburg
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> bounces_at_meteoritecentral.com] On Behalf Of Mike Fowler
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> Cc: Mike Fowler
> Subject: [meteorite-list] Fukang Pallasite & Chinga Ungrouped?
> Hi List,
> I have a Chinga Iron in my collection listed as IVB Anomalous.
> According to this abstract, Chinga is Ungrouped. Is this the latest
> consensus? If so I will need a different meteorite to represent the
> IVB group in my collection.
> > Lunar and Planetary Science XXXVII (2006) sess454.pdf
> > Honesto J. * McDonough W. F. Walker R. J. Corrigan C. M.
> > McCoy T. J. Chabot N. L. Ash R. D.
> > 187 Re-187Os Isotopic and Highly Siderophile Element Systematics of
> > Group IVB Irons, and Ungrouped Irons
> > Chinga, Tishomingo and Willow Grove [#1374]
> > IVB irons and the ungrouped irons Chinga, Tishomingo and Willow
> > Grove were analyzed for HSE abundances
> > and 187Re-187Os systematics. Chinga and Willow Grove cannot be
> > related to the IVBs by igneous fractionation.
> > Tishomingo is more ambiguous.
> Regarding the Fukang Pallasite, Arizona Skies states on their web
> site that Fukang is Ungrouped. This is news to me. I searched the
> internet and could find no info. Can any one confirm the official
> classification of this pallasite? Of course, if it is ungrouped,
> I'll have to add it to my collection as well!
> Mike Fowler
> 55 unique planetary bodies represented in my collection and counting!
> PS Of course, I went to David Weir's Meteorite Studies site first to
> get his take on these two irons, but neither one is listed yet!
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