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Expedition:
Antarctic Search for Meteorites (ANSMET)  Search this
Weight:
4.53 g
Place:
Antarctica
Collection Date:
1978
Notes:
# NASA data for ALH 78075 Weathering: B/C Fracturing: B Fa: 18 mol % Fs: 16 mol % ²⁶Al: 49 ± 3 dpm/kg
A thin, shiny fusion crust covers most of this specimen (7 x 6 x 3 cm), with the exception of portions of the T and U faces. The surfaces devoid of fusion crust are smooth and weathered to a shiny dark reddish-brown. Several non-penetrating fractures are present on the sample. Light colored inclusions and metal fragments are apparent in the dark matrix material of the sample.
Record Last Modified:
21 Sep 2023
Specimen Count:
1
Other Numbers:
Original meteorite number : ALHA78075,10
USNM Number:
7318
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Data Source:
NMNH - Mineral Sciences Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3a53b55f5-5679-4ec5-bf0d-61a88d9f32b5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhmineralsciences_1378206