[meteorite-list] Glass from the desert.
From: Pict <pict_at_meteoritecentral.com>
Date: Mon, 26 Nov 2012 13:46:55 -0600
Is there any oil or gas drilling in the area? I was on a job once where we
were flaring gas out a horizontal flare line with the flame directed into
a large pit. The earth was completely melted on the far end of the pit to
a translucent green bubbly glass.
On 26/11/2012 13:09, "Bob King" <nightsky55 at gmail.com> wrote:
>Is it possible it's slag from some sort of industrial process or put
>there as filler for a road or train route?
>On Mon, Nov 26, 2012 at 7:37 AM, A.V.Leonenko <alphoto at rambler.ru> wrote:
>> Hi all! I found a glass rock in the desert of Uzbekistan. Similar to the
>> volcanic pumice, but we have no volcanoes. I ask all who are interested
>> see and comment on the findings:
>> http://www.meteoritics.ru/forum/viewtopic.php?t=733 Thank you in
>> your answers!
>> (Paste this link into Google translator from Russian to English)
>> Yours faithfully.
>> Navoi ?ity.
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