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coesite and stishovite identification

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How can I identify impact coesite or stishovite? I have found a site I believe to be a meteor ipact site but I need help in identifying impact unique materials that will confirm the area as an impact site.

asked Feb 13, 2013 by Diamondcutter (120 points)

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If its a large meteor impact site these minerals may be there with other strange minerals. I am not an expert in meteor impact sites but perhaps an expert in this field will see this and make a post.

answered Feb 15, 2013 by hershel (44,400 points)

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