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Classification: Enstatite chondrite EH3 S2-4/W-low
Time/Place: 1997 in Sahara Desert
Mass: 469g

This meteorite and its pairing group have a total mass of ~28 kg. Mineralogy and classification (M. Bourot-Denise, MNHNP): olivine, 0.2–5.0 wt% FeO; pyroxene, 0.4–2.7 wt% FeO; kamacite, 3.3 wt% Ni, 2.4 wt% Si; troilite, 2.9 wt% Cr, 0.2 wt% Ti; schreibersite, 15.5 wt% Ni; niningerite, 25.1 wt% Mg, 11.6 wt% Mn; sphalerite, 2.7 wt% Mn; perryite, 3.3 wt% P; daubréelite, 35.1 wt% Cr, 14.4 wt% Fe, 5.5 wt% Zn; pyroxene in type II chondrules, 3.4–21.7 wt% FeO (eight chondrules).

15.91 gram ___ 477$

16.84 gram ___ 505$

11.52 gram ___ 345$

12.39 gram ___ 372$

12.21 gram ___ 377$

4.15 gram ___ 125$

4.74 gram ___ 142$

2.16 gram ___ 65$
 
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