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Erg Chech 002   contributed by Mike Farmer   MetBul Link

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TKW 22.86 kg. Fall not observed. Found May 2020, Adrar, Algeria.


Mike writes:
Amazing thin slices (1mm or less) of the Erg Chech 002 ungrouped achondrite. Massive pyroxene crystals. Matrix of augite crystals.

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Found at the arrow (green or red) on the map below


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John Divelbiss
 7/31/2020 6:57:02 PM
great photos Mike...awesome material
Twink Monrad
 7/31/2020 10:54:33 AM
So pretty!
Brian Cox
 7/31/2020 5:00:53 AM
That*s beautiful, a great thin slice.


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