Adzhi-Bogdo

Summary

Adzhi-Bogdo
TypeChondrite
GroupLL3
CountryMongolia
RegionGovi-Altay
Coordinates44°50′N 95°10′E / 44.833°N 95.167°E / 44.833; 95.167Coordinates: 44°50′N 95°10′E / 44.833°N 95.167°E / 44.833; 95.167[1]
Observed fallNo
Found date1949-10-30
TKW910 grams (32 oz)

The Adzhi-Bogdo is a chondrite meteorite weighing 910 grams (32 oz). It was found on October 30, 1949, in Govi-Altay, Mongolia.

References

  1. ^ "Meteoritical Bulletin: Entry for Adzhi-Bogdo (stone)". The Meteoritical Society. 26 January 2019. Retrieved 30 January 2019.

External links

  • Mineralogy, chemistry, and noble gas contents of Adzhi-Bogdo- an LL3-6 chondritic breccia with L-chondritic and granitoidal clasts, retrieved 21/09/2011
  • Report: Meteorites from Mongolia
  • Nature and Origins of Meteoritic Breccias (p. 684)
  • David Hardy Collection Encyclopedia of Meteorites

See also