Lahmada 020 (Lunar feldsp. breccia)


Country: Western Sahara
State/District: Saguia el Hamra
Date of fall/find: Found 2018, November
Total known weight: 12.168 kg
Number of pieces: many
Type: Lunar (feldspathic regolith melt breccia)
Weathering stage: low

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History: Found at a location north of Jdiriya, Morocco, near Oued Skikima, in November 2018. Material was obtained by Ahmad Bouragaa and Aziz Habibi, and some was purchased by Mark Lyon and Mendy Ouzillou in November 2018. Physical characteristics: Multiple pieces (total 12.168 kg) of the same distinctive very fine grained, dark gray microvesicular material with sparse, irregularly distributed small milky clasts.

Specimen ID#: 4339
Description: Thin slice
Size: 3.5 x 3 x 0.25 cm
Weight: 5.6 gr
Price: US$ 300.00

 

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