Photo of NWA meteorite

General

NWA

Pieces of stony meteorite, or chondrite, from across North West Africa. Most are from Morocco, but also from Sudan and other countries. They have a fusion crust giving the stone a slight sheen. Meteorites fall anywhere and everywhere, but it's easier to identify unusual or out-of-place material in the desert. Anything that's not sand is worth a look...

2.5-3cm