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Expedition:
Antarctic Search for Meteorites (ANSMET)  Search this
Place:
Antarctica
Collection Date:
1998
Notes:
# NASA data for GRA 98014 Weathering: B/C Fracturing: A/B Fa: 18 mol % Fs: 17 mol % NTL: 176.1 ± 0.3 krad
The thin brown black fusion crust on the exterior is mostly weathered away. Rusty splotches, polygonal fractures and white specks are visible on the surface (evaporites?). The interior is a medium gray matrix with a lot of rust and metal. Very hard and weathered chondrules generally dark gray and mm in size.
Record Last Modified:
21 Sep 2023
Specimen Count:
1
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Mineral Sciences
Meteorites
Antarctic Polished Thin Section Collection
Digital Collection: Micrographs
Data Source:
NMNH - Mineral Sciences Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/35620b3fd-260d-4b05-9be2-b11074b7e549
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhmineralsciences_1038966