Garabato (H5)


Country: Argentina
State/District: Santa Fe Province
Date of fall/find: Found 1995, September 23
Total known weight: 160 kg
Number of pieces: 1
Type: Ordinary chondrite. H5

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A 160-kg stone was found while plowing. Mineralogy and classification (B. Mason, Smithsonian Inst.): olivine, Fa19; pyroxene, Fs17; meteorite is somewhat weathered, contains ~25% Ni-Fe plus FeS. Specimens: main mass, Asociación Hatum Pampa, Pizarro 5672, (1440) Buenos Aires, Argentina; type specimen, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, 20560, USA.



ID#: 7160
Description: Slice
Size: 2.5 x 1.5 x 0.2 cm
Weight: 1.18 gr

US$ 300.00

 

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