Kushiroite

minerals

pyroxene

grossite

Formula: CaAlAlSiO6
Inosilicate (chain silicate), clinopyroxene group, approved in 2008
Environments:

Meteorites

Localities

The type locality is the Allan Hills 85085 meteorite (ALH 85085), Allan Hills, Victoria Land, Eastern Antarctica, Antarctica. This is a carbonaceous chondrite meteorite, where kushiroite is associated with other pyroxenes and grossite (Mindat).

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