Is the Kaidun Meteorite a Sample from Phobos?

  title={Is the Kaidun Meteorite a Sample from Phobos?},
  author={Alexei V. Ivanov},
  journal={Solar System Research},
  • A. Ivanov
  • Published 2004
  • Physics
  • Solar System Research
The Kaidun meteorite exhibits an incredible diversity of extraterrestrial material. The parent body of the meteorite is mainly composed of carbonaceous chondrite material of the second petrological type. The meteorite is specific in its composition: it contains numerous fragments and inclusions formed at an early stage of the Solar System evolution by nebular condensation, gaseous metasomatosis, agglomeration, and other processes, and two different fragments of alkaline-enriched differentiated… Expand
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