Campo del Cielo Strijk meteoriet - 38.5×24.5×20 mm - 46.45 g - (1)

Campo del Cielo Strijk meteoriet - 38.5×24.5×20 mm - 46.45 g - (1)

Meteorite Campo del Cielo

The Campo del Cielo iron meteorite was first mentioned in 1576. The discovery site consists of a field of 122 pits and craters, the largest one measures 70 m in diameter and is 5 m deep. In the last two centuries, numerous, partially very heavy masses were recovered here, with a total estimated weight of 30-50 t, which makes Campo del Cielo the third largest meteorite after Hoba and Cape York.

Name: Campo del Cielo

Weight: 46.45 g

Dimensions: 38.5 x 24.5 x 26.0 mm

Type: Coarse octahedrite (iron meteorite)

Discovered at: Campo del Cielo, Gran Chaco Gualamba, Argentina

Fall: 4,000 to 6,000 years ago
Composition: ca 93 % Fe, 6.68% Ni, 0.43% Co, 0.25% P, 87 ppm Ga, 407 ppm Ge, 3.6 ppm Ir.

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Aantal items
Belangrijkste mineraal / Naam meteoriet
Campo del Cielo
Minerale vorm / Soort meteoriet
Strijk meteoriet
38,5×24,5×20 mm
46,45 g
Oorsprong (Land)
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