Find / Fall: Find 2006
Location: Northwest Africa
Classification: Primitive Achondrite (ungrouped)
Total Known Weight: 916 g
NWA 3250 is a Primitive Achondrite Ungrouped type meteorite. NWA 3250 was found in Northwest Africa in 2005-2006 and bought be a meteorite dealer in 2006 at a mineral show in Germany. One single green stone with 20% fusion crust was recovered weighing 916 grams.
The NWA 3250 meteorite is a fine to medium grained meteorite rock composed of 58% olivine, 38% pyrozene, with tiny amounts of plagioclase, taenite, and troilite. The metal inclusions in NWA 3250 show no rust halos.plagioclase feldspar and Ca pyrozene.