1.7" 2.3oz Shiny Nickel Iron Kamacite METEORITE Canyon Diablo Arizona for sale

Product Code: EB0818METAZ4
Availability: In Stock
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Location Canyon Diablo, Coconino Co., Arizona, USA
Size 1.7" x 1.1" x 0.9"
Suggested Stand

This is a 2.3 ounce (65 grams) piece of the Canyon Diablo meteorite, which is thought to be core material from a planetary body that fell 49,000 years ago in Arizona. It is composed of 90% nickel-iron kamacite, with inclusions of other minerals. It is classified as a Coarse Octahedrite Iron Meteorite. With its excellent, rounded, sculpted shape it will make a great specimen, or it could be fashioned into an eye-catching pendant.