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Roosevelt County 020   contributed by Bernd Pauli   MetBul Link

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3.4 grams.   L5

TKW 528 grams. Fall not observed. Found 1983, Roosevelt County, New Mexico, USA.


Bernd writes:
Roosevelt County 020 is a weathered chondrite weighing 528 grams. It was found near the Lewiston (H4) find site at an abandoned homesite.
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Found at the arrow (green or red) on the map below


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Stephen Amara
 1/16/2018 11:19:49 AM
Wow,Bernd what a score it looks perfect!
Bernd Pauli
 1/16/2018 11:04:34 AM
Hello John, I agree but if it was an LL5, the chondrules would probably be larger and more readily visible. Thank you for your comments, John and Jorg-Florian!
John Divelbiss
 1/16/2018 9:07:24 AM
nice Bernd...it has more of amphoterite LL5 look to me.
Jorg-Florian Jensch
 1/16/2018 2:34:09 AM
Nice rare piece. Greetings from the rainy North Sea coast.

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