Korra Korrabes H3 Chondrite Meteorites for Sale
Location: Namaland, Namibia, 25º12'S 18º5'E
Found: 1996, November.
Type: Ordinary chondrite (H3)
Description: A 22 kg stone plus 11 smaller pieces totaling ~18 kg were found in 1996 November in a dry river bed by a farmer who was searching for Gibeon irons. People searching with metal detectors recovered hundreds of additional pieces since 2000 November, bringing the total mass to ~120-130 kg. The largest piece was used in a garden wall until 2000 August. Classification and mineralogy: a breccia with ~10-20 vol% angular to irregular, relatively light-colored clusters varying in size up to ~3 cm across; olivine Fa13.8-27.2 (n=152); Low-Ca pyroxene, Fs8.4-27.8 (n=68); excellent preservation of glass in chondrules; shock stage S1; weathering grade W2. From Meteoritical Bulletin 85.
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|# KOR69-7||# KOR82-2||# KOR84-7|
|Weight: 69.7 gm||Weight: 82.2 gm||Weight: 84.7 gm|
|Features: Slice||Features: Fragment End||Features: Slice|
|Price: sold||Price: sold||Price: sold|