For Sale IconAllende CV3 Carbonaceous Chondrite Meteorites for Sale

Location: The village of Pueblito de Allende, Chihuahua, Mexico, 26° 58'N, 105° 19'W

Fell: February 8, 1969, 7h05m GMT.

Classification: Carbonaceous chondrite, type CV3.

Description: The huge fireball lit up thousands of square miles of Northern Mexico and Southwestern United States. The fireball travelled from south to north. A meteorite shower spread over 50 square kilometers area. There are several pits; the biggest one is 60 cm across and 15 cm deep. Search and preliminary investigation of the meteorites were carried out by Dr. E. King (NASA), Drs. B. Mason and R. Clarke (Smithsonian Institution, Washington, USA) and others. Click here to find out more about the Allende meteorite--where it fell (North-central Mexico) the story of its fall in February of 1969 what it is made of why scientists think this may be the oldest rock on Earth.

Link to Meteoritical Bulletin Database.


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# AM1-58 # AM2-013 # AM2-014 # AM2-113 ABOUT SCALE
Each photo has a small one centimeter cube.  That's a little less than a half inch on a side.  The coin above is a US dime.
Weight: 1.5 gm Weight: 2.0 gm Weight: 2.0 gm Weight: 2.1 gm
Features: Half fragment Features: Crusted individual Features: Crusted individual Features: Crusted individual
Price: sold Price: $65 Price: $65 Price: $65

# AM2-114 # AM2-314 # AM2-616 # AM2-819 # AM2-820
Weight: 2.1 gm Weight: 2.13 gm Weight: 2.6 gm Weight: 2.8 gm Weight: 2.8 gm
Features: Fragment with cut side and a bit of crust Features: Fragment with cut side Features: Crusted individual Features: Fragment Features: Fragment
Price: sold Price: sold Price: sold Price: $89 Price: $89

# AM2-913 # AM2-914 # AM3-013 # AM3-213 #AM3-38
Weight: 2.9 gm Weight: 2.9 gm Weight: 3.0 gm Weight: 3.2 gm Weight: 3.3 gm
Features: Fragment Features: Group of crusted fragments Features: Fragment Features: Fragment Features: Slice
Price: $92 Price: sold Price: $95 Price: $101 Price: $110

# AM4-68 # AM4-98 # AM18-53
Weight: 4.6 gm Weight: 4.9 gm Weight: 18.5 gm
Features: Individual Features: Group of crusted fragments Features: Individual
Price: sold Price: sold Price: sold