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NWA 10690   contributed by Solar Anamnesis   MetBul Link
 


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What is a thin section?    What do all the pretty colors mean?    
Thin section between crossed polarizers.   LL7

TKW 243 grams. Fall not observed. Found 2016.

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Solar writes:
Paired with NWA 7030, it belongs to the LL7 class of meteorites, contains sanidine, and gives the impression of being a fascinating sample from the early solar system. Within the large grains of similar color can be found smaller grains of various colors, shapes, and sizes.


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2 pictures in the Queue
Daniel Da Costa
 11/20/2017 9:27:46 AM
incredibly beautiful.thanks.
Jeffery Hodges
 11/20/2017 7:40:21 AM
Another super photomicrograph. Such detail and clarity. Keep up the good work.
John Divelbiss
 11/20/2017 6:51:35 AM
looks a lot like Katol
Graham Ensor
 11/20/2017 3:48:29 AM
Spectacular!
 

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