Jilin H5 Chondrite Meteorites for Sale
Location: Jilin, China (44° 3'N, 126° 10'E)
Fell: 8 March 1976, 15:00hr
Type: Olivine Bronzite Chondrite (H5) Total Fe = 28.6 wt %.
Description: At about 1500 hr on 8 March 1976 a red fireball moving SW was sighted by townspeople of Hsinglung (46°26'N., 127°05'E.). During flight there were several explosions and in the last stages of flight three distinct fireballs were observed. The meteorite fragments were scattered along an E-W trending strewnfield extending from 126°10'E. to 127° 10'E. The largest mass was recovered at 44°03'N., 126°10'E.
These specimens have been chemcially cleaned to remove iron oxide.