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Year found: 1911
Size: 30mm (h) x 30mm (w)
See details in the Catalogue of Meteorites
This is a stony meteorite that is thought to come from Mars. It is part of the Nakhla meteorite shower that fell over Egypt on the morning of 28th June, 1911. The broken face shows greenish-coloured crystals that formed as lava cooled and solidified.