Tanezrouft 054 : H5 © Meteoriteshow  

Official name : Tanezrouft 054
Date of find :
May 15, 2002
Total mass :
576 g
# of fragments :
3 main fragments
Place : Tanezrouft (Algeria)
Meteoritical Bulletin n°
87 (2003)
Classified by :
MNHN Paris & Blaise Pascal University - Clt. Fd.
Type :
H5
Weathering grade : W2
%Fa :
18,3%
%Fs : 16,0%
Remarks :
Many small fragments of this very dark meteorite are available.
 


on site picture : May 15, 2002


view of 2 of the 3 main recovered fragments, covered with fusion crust
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cut section lots of metal flakes and high recrystallization
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