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Expedition:
Antarctic Search for Meteorites (ANSMET)  Search this
Weight:
0.399 g
Place:
Antarctica
Collection Date:
1979
Notes:
# NASA data for ALH 79002 Weathering: C Fracturing: B Fa: 16 mol % Fs: 18 mol % ²⁶Al: 34 ± 2 dpm/kg
A reddish-brown remnant fusion crust covers the entire stone with the exception of one small patch of black fusion crust. Several cracks penetrate the interior of the stone. No unweathered material was exposed by chipping.
Record Last Modified:
21 Sep 2023
Specimen Count:
1
Other Numbers:
Original meteorite number : ALHA79002,3
USNM Number:
USNM 7568
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Data Source:
NMNH - Mineral Sciences Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/35d0b78f9-9473-4132-af29-9584d236e9f0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhmineralsciences_1385385