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Meru   contributed by Anne Black, IMCA 2356   MetBul Link

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0.426 grams.   LL6

TKW 6 kg. Fall observed 2 February 1945, in eastern Kenya.

 


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Daniel Da Costa
 12/16/2017 6:13:10 AM
Very interesting I did not know this rare meteorite. Thank you Anne
Anne Black
 12/15/2017 11:29:55 AM
Thanks John, I just love to get those never-seen pieces. And Thanks Matthias, a "cosmic mountain"! and it fell practically in the shadow of Mt.Kenya!
John Lutzon
 12/15/2017 10:55:54 AM
As always, another beautiful, rare cosmic(thanks Matthias) Beauty. Thanks Anne.
Matthias
 12/15/2017 2:37:15 AM
Rare piece, Anne, indeed, and beautiful. In the hinduistic-buddhistic tradition "Meru" means the cosmic mountain, cosmic axis, the universe spinning around. And this i s a little mountain.
 

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