For Sale IconMount 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.

Link to Meteoritical Bulletin Database.

# MT8-6 # MT10-7 # MT13-5 About Scale:  Each photo has a small one centimeter cube.  That's a little less than a half inch on a side.  The coin above is a US dime.
Weight: 8.6 gm Weight: 10.7 gm Weight: 13.5 gm
Features: Part Slice Features: Part Slice Features: End cut on two sides
Price: sold Price: $128 Price: $162