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Erg Chech 002   contributed by Martin Lollar, IMCA 5597   MetBul Link

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2.447 grams.   Achondrite-ung

TKW 22.86 kg. Fall not observed. Found May 2020, Adrar, Algeria.


Martin writes:
Erg Chech 002 (purchased pre-classification), very thin slice to the point of translucency with a single VUG.
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John Divelbiss
 9/14/2020 3:34:41 PM
thin slices of this meteorite are really neat with using light to shine through...but these super thin slices have to be extremely fragile, knowing how brittle this material is to handle. I recommend not messing with them much.
Twink Monrad
 9/14/2020 10:52:10 AM
Wow a little bit of everything visible in the beautiful slice!
Bernd Pauli
 9/14/2020 2:52:19 AM
A feast for the eyes!

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