achondrites

achondrites

Achondrites are a very diverse goup of meteorites representing a wide range of developmental processes in the solar system.  Some have crystallization …

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Itqiy, EH7-anomalous

This meteorite is largely comprised of enstatite, and it is presumed to be a partial melt derived from an E or EH-chondrite …

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Millbillillie, Eucrite

Millbillillie is an odd one; it was apparently witnessed to fall in October 1960, but no one bothered to track down the …

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Mount Egerton, Anomalous Aubrite

The Meteoritical Bulletin entry for Mount Egerton is a bit sparse.  This is a book describing the meteorite and its discovery. (5MB) …

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NWA 2482, Polymict Eucrite

Technically, this stone is the remaining main mass of “NWA 2482,” but it belongs to a fairly substantial pairing group.  This meteorite …

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NWA 3197, Anomalous Howardite

This odd meteorite is a mix of a few different things: the typical HED eucritic and diogenitic material make up most of …

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NWA 5363/5400, Ungrouped Achondrite

This meteorite is a primitive achondrite.  It retains ~20% metal, some sulfides, and hasn’t changed much since it was a chondrite.  It …