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Chinguetti   contributed by Hanno Strufe, IMCA 4267   MetBul Link

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TKW 4.05 kg. Fall not observed. Found 1920, Adrar, Mauritania.

Note the Eye of the Sahara at the upper-right of the map.


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From my trip to the Paris museum last December.

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


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Ian M
 5/20/2018 5:19:16 AM
Nice rare type, noticed the map mate!
Bernd Pauli
 5/20/2018 1:42:15 AM
An enormous mass is said to still lie at the find site of the smaller mass but it is extremely doubtful that such a mass really exists [MONOD TH. (1989) New approaches to the Chinguetti meteorite problem (Meteoritics 24-4, 1989, A305)].

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