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- Nantan Iron Meteorite, Lihu, Nandan Co., China
- 3.5 x 2 x 3 cm - Miniature
- Special Info
- Type Locality
This is a meteorite which fell in 1516 and not found until 1958. It is sawed on one side, so probably analyzed. You can actually see some alterations to a green mineral, indicating there is a component of nickel in the mineral. The Akaganeite is within the orange crusts at the top and sides and mixed with goethite.