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Expedition:
Antarctic Search for Meteorites (ANSMET)  Search this
Weight:
7.695 g
Place:
Antarctica
Collection Date:
1979
Notes:
# NASA data for ALH 79014 Weathering: B Fracturing: A Fa: 18 mol % Fs: 16 mol %
All except one surface is covered with a thin brown and black colored fusion crust. That one surface is a planar weathered fracture surface that ranges in color from yellow to reddish brown. Chipping revealed an interior with a small (1 mm) weathering rind. Chondrules are obvious in the unweathered (50% of the stone) interior material.
Record Last Modified:
21 Sep 2023
Specimen Count:
1
Other Numbers:
Original meteorite number : ALHA79014,0
USNM Number:
USNM 6531
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Data Source:
NMNH - Mineral Sciences Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/370ee3c0a-2786-4008-915d-e6d2ac1a2f28
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhmineralsciences_1022550