This mass come from the original find, ex Alain Carion collection specimen.
Iron, octahedrite (IIIAB)
Five masses of total weight 472 kg were found by farmers while ploughing, within a strewn field a few miles across. Classification (E. Dransart and M. Baron, EMTT): kamacite bandwidth 0.4 mm; bulk composition Ni = 11.5 ± 1%, Co = 4 mg/g, P = 2 mg/g, Ir = 0.02 µg/g, Ga = 28 µg/g, Ge = 83 µg/g. The meteorite contains sarcopside and/or graftonite and needles of schreibersite up to 6 cm in length. It shows typical shock features (Neumann lines and shock-hatched kamacite). Specimens: type specimen 86 g MNHNP; 500 g EMTT; main mass with finders.
Specimen sent with signed certificat.
- Kristallform/ Art Meteorit
- Saint Aubin (Frankreich, Champagne-Ardenne) - Eisenmeteorit-Octahedrit IIIAB (Ex Carion Collection)
- 5.51 g
- Herkunft (Region/ Stadt)
- 1968 gefunden
- Herkunft (Land)