Huckita Meteorite Thin Section
4x/0.25, A3550UPA CCD 5MP, achondrite, australia, named fall, pallasite, polarized, scope2, zerene stacker

Huckitta Meteorite Thin Section

Huckita Meteorite Thin Section

Huckitta Meteorite Thin Section

Presented here is a thin section slide, illuminated in cross polarized light, of the well-known Huckitta meteorite. It is an anomalous member of the Main Group of Pallasites.

Link to PDF of original discovery story with pictures of main mass.

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Murchison Meteorite Thin Section
4x/0.25, A3550UPA CCD 5MP, australia, carbonaceous, chondrite, named fall, polarized, scope2, zerene stacker

Murchison Meteorite Thin Section

Murchison Meteorite Thin Section

Murchison Meteorite Thin Section

Shown here in cross polarized light is a thin section of the Murchison Meteorite. This popular and well studied named fall contains an abundance of water and also some unique amino acids. Due to its large mass, it has given scientists a rich amount of information on comets and the outer solar system.

Link to Museum Victoria collection.

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