[meteorite-list] christmas meteorite ?
From: Michel FRANCO <mich-franco_at_meteoritecentral.com>
Date: Tue, 24 Dec 2013 08:58:40 +0100
Christmas is december 24 or 25 ?
Christmas meteorite is a European L chondrite, for sure.
Saint Chinian or Barwell
FALL OF SAINT-CHINIAN STONY METEORITE, FRANCE
Name : SAINT-CHINIAN.
The place of fall or discovery: near Camprafaud and Sorteilho in the
proximity of Saint-Chinian, Department of H?rault, France.
Date of fall or discovery: FALL, December 25, 1959, between 15,4 and 15,5
Class and type: STONY, chondrite, crystalline.
The number of individual specimens: 2 found.
Total weight: 134.3 g.
FALL OF BARWELL STONY METEORITE, GREAT BRITAIN
The place of fall or discovery: At Barwell, near Leicester, Leicestershire,
Date of fall or discovery: FALL, December 24, 1965, 4h 20m p.m.
Class and type: STONY, olivine-hypersthene chondrite.
Met Soc Member
Received on Tue 24 Dec 2013 02:58:40 AM PST