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Norton County (AUB)

3941'N 9952'W
Kansas, U.S.A
Fell 1948 February 18, 16:56
Stone. Achondrite. Aubrite (AUB)

A shower of stones fell over a considerable area in Norton Co., Kansas, and Furnas Co., Nebraska. Over 100 stones have been recovered, including one of about 1 ton, and one of 131.5lb (59.6kg), F.C. Leonard (1948). Norton County Meteorites are friable lime-poor enstatite achondrites (Aubrite) Some with nickel iron inclusions.

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Bags containing small brecciated fragments, some of them with fusion crust up to 1/4 of g
Total weight of the bag : 10 g
Price:
$ 199

Note that the photo is a typical complete bag, the one you'll get will be a similar one.

Single pieces are available at $3, $5, $10 and $15.S. Nat. Mus.; Specimen, Adelaide.; 263 kg Moscow, Acad. Sci.

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