Find / Fall: Find – 2006
Total Known Weight: 906g
Northwest Africa 4871 is an Aubrite type meteorite. Aubrites are enstatite rich achondrites and among the scarcer meteorites with only 63 officially classified. NWA 4871 has a total known weight of 906 grams and was found as sixty-one pieces in 2006.
The slices of NWA 4871 for sale here are thinly cut with a nice surface area. The meteorite is a mix of white and brown mineral crystals with associated glasses. NWA4871 is a visually attractive meteorite of a rare type.