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Peekskill (H6)

 110.00 7,900.00

Description

Peekskill

New York, USA

Fell 1992 October 9,19:50 EDT (23:50 GMT)

Ordinary chondrite (H6, monomict breccia)

After a fireball and loud noise a stone fell on Michelle Knapp’s car, parked before her house at 207 Wells Street, Peekskill. A stone of 12,370 g and about 200 g in fragments were recovered. Information, classification and analysis, olivine Fa20, pyroxene Fs17, light, cm-sized H6 clasts in darker H6 matrix, Ignacio Casanova, Department of Geology, Field Museum of Natural History, Roosevelt Road at Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, Illinois 60605-2496, USA. The main mass is in the hand of private collectors: 5.2 kg, Ray Meyer; 1.2 kg, Jim Schwade; 1 kg, Marlin Cilz; 470 g, Field Museum.

Additional information

Weight N/A
weight

micro nr25, micro nr26, 0.072g, 0.081g, 0.136g, 0.195g, 0.254g, 0.295g, 0.314g, 0.320g, 0.327g, 0.335g, 0.380g, 0.468g, 0.518g, 0.747g, 0.772g, 0.862g, 1.016g, 1.602g, 1.764g, 2.314g, 3.45g crusted, 14.4g crusted