Find 2017, Hamada, Tindouf, Algeria
|Mineral Form/ Type Meteorite:||Planetary Achondrite|
|Weight (in g):||1.38 gramos|
|Origin (Region/ City):||Sahara|
|Dimensions (in cm):||10x10x10|
This meteorite was found in Hamada de Tindouf (Algeria) in February 2017.
This Lunar meteorite have been found in 2017, and is part of the NWA 11407 find. This is a Feldspar breccia, comes from the part of the Moon surface named "Highlands", the lunar oldest crust, with an age of over 4 billion years, up to 4.4 billion years.
The property of right of this meteorite has Mr. Stephan Decker, classified by him and by me, Lareibi.
207 grams are in the Decker Meteorite-Museum and the rest 500 grams are property of Lareibi.
Analyzed by Professor A. Bischoff, It is a breccia composed of angular anorthite-rich lithic and mineral fragments embedded in a fine-grained clastic matrix. The sample also contains shock-melted areas. Observed minerals include anorthite, olivine, low-Ca pyroxene, Ca-rich pyroxene, polymorphic silica, Al-Ti-chromite, kamacite, ilmenite, troilite, and pentlandite. Some Ba-sulphates indicate terrestrial alteration.
• Stone - Meteorite, Lunar
• Meteorite: NWA 11407, piece
• Weight: 1.38 grams
• Delivery with authenticity certificate
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