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Dating the oldest rocks and minerals in the Solar System

Amelin, Yuri; Ireland, Trevor


Meteorites originating from asteroids are the oldest-known rocks in the Solar System, and many predate formation of the planets. Refractory inclusions in primitive chondrites are the oldest-known materials, and chondrules are generally a few million years

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Date published: 2013
Type: Journal article
Source: Elements
DOI: 10.2113/gselements.9.1.39


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