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Happy Canyon   contributed by Anne Black, IMCA 2356   MetBul Link

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7.5 gram part slice with a Glenn Huss number and ID card.   EL6/7

TKW 16.3 kg. Fall not observed. Found 1971, Armstrong County, Texas, USA.



Anne writes:
Plowed up in Happy Canyon, south of Amarillo, Texas.


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Graham Macleod
 5/8/2016 7:56:31 PM
Great meteorite Anne! The slice does look good with the rough cut :) Cheers.
Anne Black
 5/8/2016 2:43:30 PM
Glad you like it. I don't know what was used to cut it, but the other side is perfectly smooth. But this side shows the Huss number! As for a macro image! ...... Maybe if I had a thin-section of it.
John Divelbiss
 5/8/2016 8:13:52 AM
Love the exotic E's. This slice looks like it was cut with a crude blade/method that makes for a very unique look. Thanks for sharing Anne.
MexicoDoug
 5/8/2016 1:41:26 AM
Very nice achondrite "chondrite" :-) Would love to see a macro image showing the river of pretty enstatite crystals that are reported to make up the bulk of the composition from this representative of a perhaps hot and molten world.
 

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