Northwest Africa 7865 (CV3)

Country: Northwest Africa
Date of fall/find: Found 2012
Total known weight: 1.48 kg
Number of pieces: many
Type: Carbonaceous chondrite. CV3
Shock stage: S2
Weathering stage: W2-3

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Dark gray interior with brownish regions. Chondrules and CAIs set in a dark fine-grained matrix. Chondrule sizes up to 2 mm. Calcite veining; submitted by K. Metzler

ID#: 4419
Description: End cut with nice CAI
Size: 3 x 2 x 1 cm
Weight: 8.3 gr



2 more specimens of Northwest Africa 7865

Northwest Africa 7865

Class: CV3
Weight: 7.3 gr

US$ 45.00

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Northwest Africa 7865

Class: CV3
Weight: 7.6 gr

US$ 45.00

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