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Meteorite Simmern ( Hintzerath ) - H5 Ordinary Chondrite - 0.034gm

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Meteorite Simmern ( Hintzerath ) - H5 Ordinary Chondrite - 0.034gm

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Fall 01.07.1920, Meteorite from Simmern - Hintzerath - Rhine Hunsrück circle - Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

3rd. Meteorite Simmern ( Hintzerath ) from Rhine Hunsrück circle.

From a privat collection a ultra rarely piece from the
Simmern, GERMANY Meteorite Fall 01.07.1920
H5 Ordinary Chondrite. Only 1 x available ( Hintzerath ).

Description: Stone - Meteorite
• Meteorite: Simmern - Hintzerath )
• Weight: 0.034 g
• Delivery with authenticity certificate
• Delivery in a collector box

Simmern: 49°59' N, 7°32' E
Country: Hunsrück, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
Fall: 01.07.1920
Class: Stone; Ordinary Chondrite H5
Synonym(s): Hochscheid; Götzeroth; Hintzerath, Hunsrück
Approx. recovered weight: 1222 g
Reported: Meteoritical Bulletin Database No. 7.1, 2006

After the appearance of a fireball and detonations, a large number of stones fell over an area of 10 x 2 miles, and three were found, one of 142g at Hochscheid, another of 610g at Götzeroth, and the third of 470g between Hochscheid and Hintzerath, H. Michel (1922). Very little preserved. Mineralogy, olivine Fa 19 , B. Mason (1963). U-Th-Pb systematics of zircon, T.R. Ireland & F. Wlotzka (1992). Noble gas data compilation, L. Schultz & H. Kruse (1989); L. Schultz pers. commun. (1998).
Distribution: 200g, Univ., Bonn; 71g, Arizona State Univ., Tempe; 366.2g, Humboldt Univ., Berlin; 0.1g, Max-Planck-Inst., Mainz; 4.2g, Algonquin, DuPont Colln; 85g, Gifhorn, Bartoschewitz Colln; ...
Specimen(s): [1972,321], 29.5g; [1924,327], 7.5g

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