[meteorite-list] Chelyabinsk - slickensides or shock planes?
From: Jim Wooddell <jim.wooddell_at_meteoritecentral.com>
Date: Tue, 21 May 2013 08:32:04 -0700
Those are nice pictures.
I see the secondary, I do not see slickenside.
I decided to take a look at all the samples for sale on Ebay. There is a
fellow there selling "slickenside" fragments. Even with those, I say
I imagine you have been very busy! That's a good thing!
On 5/21/2013 8:16 AM, Sergey Vasiliev wrote:
> Hi All,
> Look at the two pictures of the same stone.
> This is a fresh broken side with black shock veins on a very light matrix:
> - http://sv-meteorites.com/gallery/chelybinsk/02.jpg
> And this side is secondary crust over the shock vein:
> - http://sv-meteorites.com/gallery/chelybinsk/01.jpg
> You can find a lot of interesting things in Chelyabinsk ;-)
> All the best,
Received on Tue 21 May 2013 11:32:04 AM PDT