LL3 Meteorite; NWA 5026, 63.1 grams
Lot 1381¤
NWA 5026 – LL3 Meteorite with Fusion Crust
Sold for US$ 87 inc. premium
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NWA 5026 – LL3 Meteorite with Fusion Crust
LL chondrites (type 3)
Erfoud, Morocco, Northwest Africa

Displaying, amazingly, chondrules of all sizes and types as well as fusion crust, this specimen also exhibits several clasts, which may be pieces of carbonaceous and other impacting bodies. NWA 5026 is one of twenty-six approved meteorites classified as LL3.7, defined as an ordinary chondrite from the LL group that is petrologic type 3.
Weighs 2073 grams; Measures 3 ¾ x 1 ½ x 3/4in

Saleroom notices

  • The weight of this meteorite is incorrectly printed in the catalog. It should be listed as 63.1 grams.
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