[meteorite-list] Chelyabinsk main mass raised from Lake Chebarkul
From: Robin Whittle <rw_at_meteoritecentral.com>
Date: Thu, 17 Oct 2013 15:02:09 +1100
Thanks Jeff and Carl for this information and generally thinks to all
the people on this list for the most interesting discussions and news items!
- Robin Melbourne, Australia
On 2013-10-17 7:04 AM, Carl Agee wrote:
> Yep! Thanks for reminding us Jeff. Norton County weighs in at ~1000
> kg. It fell on Kansas sod (which we still have pieces of) not pulled
> from the bottom of a lake months later. Furthermore, it is a rare
> achondrite type (aubrite), which makes it the largest achondrite in
> the world! Available for your viewing pleasure and open to the public
> at Northrop Hall, Main Campus, University of New Mexico.
> Enjoy!: http://epswww.unm.edu/meteoritemuseum/virtualtour/norton.htm
Received on Thu 17 Oct 2013 12:02:09 AM PDT