Northwest Africa 8410 (Lodranite)


Country: Northwest Africa
State/District:
Date of fall/find: Found 2013, June
Total known weight: 0.1464 kg
Number of pieces: 1
Type: Primitive achondrite (Lodranite)
Shock stage: low
Weathering stage: low

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History: Purchased in June 2013 by Marc Jost from a Moroccan dealer at the Ensisheim Show. Classification: Lodranite. This specimen is unusual because of the presence of reduced rims on olivine grains.

Specimen ID#: 4457
Description: One side polished full slice
Size: 4.5 x 2.5 x 0.4 cm
Weight: 10.14 gr
Price: US$ 450.00

 

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