Category:Peridotite

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Peridotite is a collective name for ultramafic mantle rocks. They are normally (due to the minerals olivine & Cr-clinopyroxene) greenish in colour but weather easily in a mocca-brownish colour.

日本語: 橄欖岩
中文: 橄欖岩
peridotite 
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igneous rock
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Subclass ofultramafic rock
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LocationFinland
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