Diogenite NWA 7831 Asteroid VESTA Meteorite - 26 g

Diogenite NWA 7831 Asteroid VESTA Meteorite - 26 g
Saguia el Hamra, Western Sahara

Spectacular Complete Diogenite of Olivine.
HEDs are meteorites from Asteroid VESTA, the second largest asteroid in the Solar System, and located in the asteroid belt, which is between Mars and Jupiter.

HEDs are classified into 3 major types: Howardites, Eucrites and Diogenites.

The piece now shown is a superb Diogenite, in which you can appreciate its composition, as well as the multitude of its olivine crystals

At Expometeoritos, we take care of dissemination, talks, workshops, analysis, classification and exhibitions of meteorites.

We are members of:

.- IMCA (International Meteorite Collectors Association) #8187
.- Meteoritical Society
.- American Meteor Society

All our pieces are certified and, if the value of the piece is over €300, we also provide its chemical composition analysis, carried out in our facilities by X-ray spectrography.

Lot details
Main Mineral/ Name Meteorite
Diogenite NWA 7831
Mineral Form/ Type Meteorite
Asteroid VESTA Meteorite
Pure olivine
26 g
Origin (Region/ City)
Saguia el Hamra
Origin (Country)
Western Sahara
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