DaG 430 - C3 metal rich


One rather fresh meteorite broken in 3 pieces of TkW 572g was found in the desert, listed, with shock (S1) , weathering (W1) and type classification, basic data and mineral analysis, J.N.Grossman, Met. Bull. 83, Meteorit. Planet. Sci., 1999, 34, p.A169. Noble gas data, cosmic-ray exposure age; probably paired with DaG 055, P.Scherer and L.Schultz, Meteorit. Planet. Sci., 2000, 35, p.145.

main mass: in possession of the finder
24.7g: Paris, Mus. d'Hist. Nat.
20.2g: Fischerhude, Koblitz Colln.
20.2g: Münster, Inst. Planet. Univ.
18.6g: Zürich, J.Nauber Colln.

Ref.: Merchel S., Altmaier M., Faestermann T., Herpers U., Knie K., Korschinek G., Kubik P. W., Neumann S., Michel R. and Suter M. (2000) Saharan meteorites with short or complex exposure histories. Workshop on Extraterrestrial Materials from

Cold and Hot Deserts, LPI Contrib. No. 997, Houston, 53-56.