Bencubbin / Slice 28.85g

Bencubbin (bencubinite, Australia)

 Part slice

 Weight: 28.85g

Size: 35 x 30 x 6 mm

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Description: One mass of 54kg was found 12 miles NW of Bencubbin, described, with analysis, E.S.Simpson and D.G.Murray, Min. Mag., 1932, 23, p.33. Analysis, A.J.Easton and J.F.Lovering, GCA, 1963, 27, p.753. Mentioned, A.D.Nininger, Pop. Astron., Northfield, Minnesota, 1940, 48, p.558, Contr. Soc. Res. Meteorites, 2, p.227 (M.A.8-54). Another mass of 142lb was found in 1959 or 1960 at Mandinga and is considered to be part of the Bencubbin fall, M.H.Hey, Cat. Met., 1966, p.48, Spec. Publ. West. Austr. Mus., 1965, (3), p.21.


Meteorite data copied from MetBase 7.0 for Windows. Author: Joern Koblitz, The MetBase Library of Meteoritics and Planetary Sciences, Benquestrasse 27, D-28209 Bremen, Germany
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