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Ella Island   contributed by jnmczurich, IMCA 2391   MetBul Link
 


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36.1 grams. 43.5 x 29 x 22.5 mm.   L6

TKW 7.5 kg. Fall not observed. Found 1971, Ostgronland, Greenland.


jnmczurich writes:
Fragment with 1mm thick brownish looking crust. The thick crust is especially good to see in the thin section. Meteorite size within the thin section is 12 x 6 mm.

University trade 1990

Ella Island is the first of only two known stony meteorites from Greenland (Ella Island and Ryder Gletcher) until now.
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Found at the arrow (green or red) on the map below

 


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John Cabassi
 5/17/2017 9:04:10 PM
Very Awesome! A true rarity. Juergen, you continue to amaze me with your collection
John Divelbiss
 5/17/2017 12:02:01 PM
crust does give a special specimen another level of WOW!
Steve Brittenham
 5/17/2017 10:41:00 AM
What wonderful crust! Awesome. Thanjs.
Bernd Pauli
 5/17/2017 7:59:24 AM
Definitely a rarity in collections! Congrats and thanks for sharing!
Graham
 5/17/2017 5:00:58 AM
Nice...first I've seen from there..
 
 


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