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H10279-1 Meteorite fragment (1 of 11), from the Henbury meteorite craters, iron / silica / unidentified rock, Henbury, Northern Territory, Australia, acquired 1984, used at Sydney Observatory, New South Wales, Australia. Click to enlarge.

Meteorite fragments

Made in Henbury, Northern Territory, Australia, 1984.

Octahedrite, etched section of Henbury iron, with "Widmanstatten figures".

Summary

Object No.

H10279-1

Object Statement

Meteorite fragment (1 of 11), from the Henbury meteorite craters, iron / silica / unidentified rock, Henbury, Northern Territory, Australia, acquired 1984, used at Sydney Observatory, New South Wales, Australia

Physical Description

Octahedrite, etched section of Henbury iron, with "Widmanstatten figures".

Dimensions

Height

80 mm

Width

115 mm

Depth

12 mm

Production

Cite this Object

Harvard

Meteorite fragments 2020, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 17 February 2020, <https://ma.as/232116>

Wikipedia

{{cite web |url=https://ma.as/232116 |title=Meteorite fragments |author=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences |access-date=17 February 2020 |publisher=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, Australia}}
This object is currently on display in EcoLogic at the Powerhouse Museum.

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