[meteorite-list] Lavrentievka Meteorite

From: Ing. Christian ANGER <christian.anger_at_meteoritecentral.com>
Date: Thu Apr 22 09:48:10 2004
Message-ID: <MABBKMPNCMJJBPBGLHDNEELFCDAA.christian.anger_at_aon.at>

Hello to every member of this list !

Is there anybody in this list who could help me to get a piece (could be as
small as 0.5 gr) of the

Lavrentievka Meteorite ?

Information (Cat. of Met. - M. Grady):

Lavrentievka 5227'N, 5134'E
Orenburg Province, Russia
Fall 1938, January 11, 14:30 hrs
Stone, valid Chondrite Ordinary L6
Approx. recovered weight : 1045 g
One mass fell near Lavrentievka, and five pieces were recovered.
E.L. Krinov (1938).
The total weight recovered is variously given as 781.4g, 794g, 1044g,
and 1045g, L.A. Kulik (1941); E.L. Krinov (1947).
Mineralogy: olivine Fa 24^ , B. Mason (1963).
Analysis, 22.73 % total iron, V. Ya. Kharitonova (1968).

Greetings to all from Austria,


Ing. Christian ANGER
Korngasse 6
2405 Bad Deutsch-Altenburg
email : christian.anger_at_aon.at
Received on Fri 05 Oct 2001 11:12:19 AM PDT

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