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Charsonville   contributed by jnmczurich, IMCA 2391   MetBul Link

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52.5 grams. 50.5 x 49 x 13 mm.   H6

TKW 27 kg. Observed fall 23 November 1810, Centre, France.


jnmczurich writes:
Charsonville is a very old witnessed fall. Typical looking H6 chondrite in thin section. The close-up view (8x6 mm) was taken from the thin section.

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


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John Divelbiss
 4/5/2018 12:47:06 PM
the thin section in Pic #4 is a good example of a H6 chondrite. thanks for sharing.
Mendy Ouzillou
 4/5/2018 5:15:49 AM
Great specimen of a rarely seen meteorite. Love the old labels and its history!

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