2016, the Sahara
|Mineral Form/ Type Meteorite:||Planetary Achondrite|
|Weight (in g):||2.95|
|Origin (Region/ City):||Sahara|
|Dimensions (in cm):||10x10x10|
NWA 11228 was classified by Carl Agee. This meteorite is a fragment breccia with pyroxene, plagioclase, and olivine grains set in fine grained groundmass. Scattered micro-gabro fragments were also observed. Purchased by Dustin Dickens, March 20, 2017, from Mohamed Maulud,
Ubiquitous, fine grained, accessory Fe-metal and sulfite are present. Minor amount of shock melt was observed in the micro probe section, All pyroxene grains probed were pigeonite, no augite was detected.
Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 106, in preparation (2017)
• Stone - Meteorite, Lunar
• Meteorite: NWA 11228, piece
• Weight: 2.95 grams
• Delivery with authenticity certificate
It is striking because of its complexity and rarity.
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I bring meteorites from the Sahara and I class them with the help of some partners
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|Member since:||November 16, 2016|
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