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Expedition:
Antarctic Search for Meteorites (ANSMET)  Search this
Place:
Antarctica
Collection Date:
2002
Notes:
# NASA data for MAC 02528 Weathering: A/B Fracturing: A/B Fa: 0-3 mol % Fs: 0-3 mol %
Brown/black fusion crust covers the surface of this meteorite. The interior matrix is gray with low metal and light gray clasts.
The section exhibits large chondrules (up to 3 mm) and CAIs in a dark matrix. Olivines range from Fa₀₋₃ and pyroxenes from Fs₀₋₃. The meteorite is an unequilibrated carbonaceous chondrite, probably a CV3.
Record Last Modified:
21 Sep 2023
Specimen Count:
1
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Antarctic Polished Thin Section Collection
Digital Collection: Micrographs
Data Source:
NMNH - Mineral Sciences Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3a931ef23-0dc1-4ff8-8141-7993752e06f3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhmineralsciences_10259629