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Expedition:
Antarctic Search for Meteorites (ANSMET)  Search this
Weight:
3.92 g
Place:
Antarctica
Collection Date:
1980
Notes:
# NASA data for RKP 80234 Weathering: B Fracturing: B Fa: 26 mol % Fs: 22 mol % ²⁶Al: 58 ± 3 dpm/kg
Fusion crust covers only one flat surface. While the other surfaces have weathered to a reddish-brown color, several rounded and irregular yellow colored inclusions are obvious on the exterior. Chipping revealed a moderately (heavy in some areas) weathered interior. The matrix material is medium to dark gray and contains numerous chondrules
Record Last Modified:
21 Sep 2023
Specimen Count:
1
Other Numbers:
Original meteorite number : RKPA80234,6
USNM Number:
6540
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Data Source:
NMNH - Mineral Sciences Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/35b3667fd-af86-4f46-a2d3-479a1aaa4d78
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhmineralsciences_1023861