Mount Tazerait L5 Chondrite Meteorites for Sale
Location: Tahoua, Niger (18° 42'N, 4° 48'E)
Fell: 1991 August 21, afternoon.
Type: Ordinary Chondrite, L5
Description: A single stone of ~110 kg was witnessed to fall by a seven-year-old Tuareg boy. Numerous pieces of this were distributed by a Tuareg man. Mineralogy and classification (J. Otto, MPIF): olivine, Fa24.6; pyroxene, Fs20.8Wo1.3; plagioclase, An10.5Or5.9. From the Meteoritical Bulletin Database.