NWA 8664 L3.5 Chondrite Meteorites for Sale
Location: Northwest Africa, exact location unknown.
Found: Purchased 2014.
Classification: Ordinary chondrite (L3.5)
Description: History: Purchased by Eric Twelker in April 2014 from a dealer in Erfoud, Morocco. Petrography: Well-formed, very closely packed chondrules occur in a very sparse metal-bearing matrix. Geochemistry: Olivine (Fa3.9-37.1; Cr2O3 in ferroan olivine 0.04-0.17 wt.%, N = 7), orthopyroxene (Fs2.0-20.6Wo0.5-0.8, N = 3), augite (Fs4.3Wo37.7, N = 2). Magnetic susceptibility log χ (× 10-9 m3/kg) = 4.86. Classification: Ordinary chondrite (L3). L designation based on magnetic susceptibility.
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|Weight: 6.1 gm||Weight: 13.2 gm||Weight: 41.0 gm|
|Features: Part slice||Features: Part slice||Features: End|