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Parnallee   contributed by Bob Holmes   MetBul Link
 


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8.23 gram full slice.   LL3.6

TKW 77.kg. Observed fall 28 February 1857, Madura district, Tamil Nadu, India.


 


Bob writes:
Parnallee has to be one of my all-time favorites. I picked up this nice full slice in Tucson last week.
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Found at the arrow (green or red) on the map below

 


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Stephen Amara
 2/13/2018 7:38:35 AM
Graham, I'm so glad you asked that question because I was thinking to ask the same earlier in my post but then thought maybe it was a little bit of iron but it looks almost matte white rather than lustrous. Can't wait to hear what the verdict is.
John Divelbiss
 2/13/2018 6:42:42 AM
wonderfully prepared specimen Bob...congrats!!
Graham
 2/13/2018 6:28:34 AM
Good one!...question...have they ever found CAIs in Parnallee?...I know they are found in unequilibriated chondrites sometimes...this looks like it could have some?
Stephen Amara
 2/13/2018 4:53:02 AM
Beautiful slice!!!
 
 


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