El Gouanem (Ureilite)


Country: Morocco
State/District:
Date of fall/find: Found 2000, April
Total known weight: 2.1 kg
Number of pieces: 1
Type: Achondrite. Ureilite

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A 2100 g stone was found by a person prospecting for meteorites. Mineralogy and classification (J. Barrat, UAng; P. Gillet, ENSL): has typical ureilitic texture and fabric; olivine cores, Fo76–77; graphite and diamond were observed by Raman spectrometry. Specimens: 22 g plus thin section, ENSL; main mass with anonymous finder.



ID#: 4912
Description: Small slice
Size: 2.2 x 1.2 x 0.3 cm
Weight: 2.077 gr

US$ 130.00

 

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