Acfer 335 : H4 © Meteoriteshow  

Official name : Acfer 335
Date of find :
May 9, 2002
Total mass :
261 g
# of fragments :
1 fragment
Place : Acfer (Algeria)
Meteoritical Bulletin n°
87 (2003)
Classified by :
MNHN Paris & Blaise Pascal University - Clt. Fd
Type :
H4
Shock stage : S5
Weathering grade :
W1
%Fa :
18,3%
%Fs : 16,8%
Remarkes :
Fresh meteorite, rich in native metal.
 


on site picture : May 9, 2002


BB 105bis : found near Acfer 335, those 2 meteorites are surely paired
 


Acfer 335 after cutting an end piece for analyses (click on picture to enlarge)


View of th ecut section, showing the very lignt weathering
(click on picture to enlarge)
 


Détail : many Fe/Ni flakes clearly appear
(click on picture to enlarge)