Vaca Muerta, “Eucrite”

Vaca Muerta is actually a mesosiderite: a stony-iron meteorite characterized as a mixture of core, mantle, and crustal material, all mixed together …

Millbillillie, Eucrite

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

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 …

NWA 6497, Polymict Eucrite

This stone came already-cut from a dealer.  It weighs 44.6 grams and is a brecciated eucrite.  Of note — some clasts were …

Palo Blanco Creek, Eucrite

There is nearly information on Palo Blanco Creek in the Meteoritical Bulletin.  The stone was found in 1954 and weighed 1,482 grams; …

Pasamonte, Achondrite

Pasamonte is an unusual meteorite.  Early work pegged it as a polymict eucrite, but more recent studies have shown that its oxygen …

Serra Pelada, Eucrite

Serra Pelada is a fairly typical, but pretty, brecciated Eucrite. Bulletin write-up: Many thanks to Ricardo Gazillo Neto, for making this 65.3 …

Tirhert, Eucrite

This spectacular eucrite fell on July 9, 2014.  I don’t have much to add to the Bulletin write-up: Here’s a beautiful 42 …