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Iron Meteorites

 

Iron meteorites are composed largely of nickel-iron metal, and most contain only minor accessory minerals. These accessory minerals often occur in rounded nodules that consist of the iron-sulfide troilite or graphite, often surrounded by the iron-phosphide schreibersite and the iron-carbide cohenite. Despite the fact that some iron meteorites contain silicate inclusions, most have fundamentally the same superficial appearance.

Presently, iron meteorites are classified under two established systems. Just a few decades ago, iron meteorites were exclusively classified according to the macroscopic structures revealed when their polished surface was etched with nitric acid. Depending on these structures, they were separated into three classes: octahedrites, hexahedrites, and ataxites. 

Sikhote Alin 

 

Coarse Octahedrite IIAB

Fell february 12, 1947 in Russia



 

 


Sikhote Alin 00

perfect regmaglypted individual !!
the back looks like a flamme...

1246gr

SOLD

 

Sikhote Alin 01

individual with regmaglyps, very nice back.

240gr

SOLD

 



Sikhote Alin 02

perfect individual with abondant regmaglyps....

192gr

SOLD

Sikhote Alin 03

small regmaglypted individual

82gr

SOLD



Sikhote Alin 04

complete individual

106gr

SOLD

Sikhote Alin 05

regmaglypted individual with many features... a very nice individual....

106gr

SOLD



Sikhote Alin 06

individual

62gr

SOLD

Sikhote Alin 07

rare eatched full slice of an individual, cut in 1998 !!!!

146gr

SOLD


 

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