[meteorite-list] Michigan meteorite
From: Paul Gessler <cetuspa_at_meteoritecentral.com>
Date: Fri, 5 Oct 2018 01:35:31 -0700
I saw this as a headline on CNN homepage
It even had billing over Elon Musk and Kavanaugh when I saw it.
After reading the report on its being excavated in 1930 or thereabouts from
a crater after a loud crash and being warm to the touch etc.
I had to laugh!
Now if you had collected a freshly fallen Siderite moments after impact
would it look like it has been weathered for 10,000 years !
No it wouldn't
I have no doubt about its authenticity but the story is far fetched
From: Jack Newport via Meteorite-list
Sent: Friday, October 05, 2018 1:00 AM
To: meteorite-list at meteoritecentral.com
Subject: [meteorite-list] Michigan meteorite
> A 22-pound rock that has been propping open a door in Michigan for decades
> turns out to be a meteorite valued at $100,000, according to Central
> Michigan University.
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