Sky Field Iron meteorite - 45.5×42×34 mm - 175 g

Description
Sky Field Iron meteorite - 45.5×42×34 mm - 175 g
Chaco, Argentina

A beautiful meteorite Campo del Cielo of large size, 175 g, discovered in Chaco, Argentina.

Campo del Cielo is the name of an iron meteorite from the North of Argentina, where a huge asteroid fell about 4800 years ago after getting crushed in contact with the Earth’s atmosphere.

The appearance is that of a polished piece of iron with rounded edges - sign of melting for high temperatures - although the overall shape of the single pieces may look angular.

Dimensions: 45.5 x 42 x 34 mm
Weight: 175 g
Origin: Argentina

Lot details
Main Mineral/ Name Meteorite
Sky Field
Mineral Form/ Type Meteorite
Iron meteorite
Dimensions
45.5×42×34 mm
Weight
175 g
Origin (Region/ City)
Chaco
Origin (Country)
Argentina
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