[meteorite-list] Angrites, Ureilites, and Venus
From: Rhett Bourland <rbourlan_at_meteoritecentral.com>
Date: Thu Apr 22 09:49:00 2004
Angrites are a basaltic rock that originates from carbonaceous chondrite
(most likely CM2) matter.
[mailto:meteorite-list-admin_at_meteoritecentral.com]On Behalf Of Joseph Hum
Sent: Saturday, September 15, 2001 4:50 PM
Subject: [meteorite-list] Angrites, Ureilites, and Venus
I have discovered that a meteorite exists called
It seems to be very fascinating... extremely rare, oldest basaltic rock
Ca rich, and enigmatic... Does anyone out there have a clue as to where this
material originated??? I'd like to learn more about this type of
I had proposed a theory(that apparently got little attention) that Ureilites
have originated from Venus...i.e. Ureilites are pieces of Venus and the
from my research of Russian data and other sources... previous studies of
in Germany and else where I don't think considered Venus a parent body in
analyses... At any rate, I believe Venusian material is out there, perhaps
was blasted off early in the history of Venus... before it developed a dense
And if a large enough bolide hit, I believe it could occur anyway from other
read... I would like to hear knowledgeable input on this issue...
J. Karl Hum
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Received on Sat 15 Sep 2001 06:33:47 PM PDT