Feldspathic Lunar Breccia Meeorite NWA 11182 - 1.10 g

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Feldspathic Lunar Breccia Meeorite NWA 11182 - 1.10 g
Find 2017, Hamada, Tindouf, Algeria

This meteorite was found in Hamada de Tindouf (Algeria) in February 2017.

The specimen offered for sale is an individual Lunar meteorite


This Lunar meteorite was found in 2017, and is part of the NWA 11182 finding. This is a Feldspar breccia, comes from the part of the Moon surface named "Highlands", the lunar oldest crust, with an age of over 4 billion years, up to 4.4 billion years.

It has been investigated and classified by Dr Carl Agee from UNM (University of New Mexico, Albuquerque), and it is officially referenced, described, in the database of the Meteoritical Society. Extract of the Meteoritical Bulletin N ° 106:



Physical characteristics: Single stone, not fusion crust. A saw cut reveals a fragmental breccia with numerous white Feldspar clasts and fine-grained lithic fragments, set in a dark-grey ground mass.
Petrography: (C. Agee, UNM) This meteorite consists of primarily Feldspar clasts, microgabbro clasts, and shock melt, some containing vesicles.

Class: Lunar (felds. breccia)
Shock stage: High
Weathering grade: Moderate
Classifier: C. Agee

Description:
• Stone - Meteorite, Lunar
• Meteorite: NWA 11182, piece
• Weight: 1.1 grams
• Delivery with authenticity certificate


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