Meteorites

Orimattila

Meteorite:Orimattila, Etelä-Suomen lääni, Finland
H4, chondrite
Found 1974
Tkw 1,872 kg
Sample:Orimattila
Weight: 8.72g Size: 70x33x2mm
A thin slice. Sample shows about 7 mm deep weathered rim agains the crust of original meteorite.
A slice of Orimattila meteorite. Note two large metal flakes.
A close-up of weathered crust and rim. Note how metal flakes are missing close to the rim.
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