NWA 7489 Meteorite 1.1g
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|NWA 7489 R3.5-4 Meteorite |
NWA 7489 has scattered mostly small chondrules though some up to 3 mm have been found. It is a brecciated meteorite to the extent that small clasts of Rumuruti material of varying petrologic types has been seen in the fine-grained Rumuruti matrix. The meteorite has a beautiful color and as an R chondrite is a rarer type of stone meteorite.