Grote TEKTITE. METEORITE Impact. XL !!! - 71.5 g

Omschrijving
Grote TEKTITE. METEORITE Impact. XL !!! - 71.5 g
Azië, China

Tektites (from Greek ‘tektos’, molten) are natural glass objects that have been formed by the impact of large meteorites on the Earth’s surface. Tektites are the driest minerals known, with an average in water content of 0.005%. This is very rare, since most of the craters where the tektites were formed were underwater before the impact. Also, partially melted Zircon has been found inside some tektites. This, added to their water content, suggests that tektites were formed under very high temperature and pressure conditions (similar to those necessary to form diamonds).

XL size and rare, exclusive shape. Natural specimen. Spectacular!

As members of IMCA (International Meteorite Collectors Association), we guarantee the authenticity of all our products.

Greetings and good luck!

Adrián Contreras. IMCA #7412
CRATER METEORITES

Kavelgegevens
Belangrijkste mineraal / Naam meteoriet
Grote TEKTITE.
Minerale vorm / Soort meteoriet
METEORITE Impact. XL !!!
Gewicht
71,5 g
Oorsprong (Regio/Stad)
Azië
Oorsprong (Land)
China
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