NWA 15656 Eucrite-pmict Meteorite For Sale
The cut surface of the NWA 15656 meteorite reveals a breccia of scattered light and brown colored clasts set in a matrix that is gray in color. NWA 15656 consists of approximately 70 percent cumulate eucrite material and approximately 30 percent basaltic eucrite material. Most of the plagioclase feldspar in NWA 15656 has been maskelynitized. NWA 15656 has a low nickel-iron content. NWA 15656 has a high shock stage and a moderate weathering state. It is an attractive and interesting looking meteorite that takes a high polish.