Stellar stone fukang

FukangThe first meteorite was found by the German scientist Peter Eastwards in the 18th century. This stunning meteorite is possibly the most beautiful object of extraterrestrial origin, which man has ever seen.

Fukang meteorite was found in 2000 year in the Gobi desert near the town of Fukang in Xinjiang Province of China. NEI leading collector divided large meteorite (over 1000 kg) and sent his part in United States. Fukang meteorite is pallasitom. Callosity is a very rare even among Star stones (1% of all meteorites found on Earth).




Consists of 50% olivine and 50% nickel-iron. Olivine in this case is a translucent Crystal inclusions casting gold with them to sunlight. Pallasity also known as iron Pallasovo.The first meteorite was found by the German scientist Peter Eastwards in the 18th century. Among the places where they found pallasity-Kansas (United States), the Atacama desert (Chile), Australia, Belorussia, Russia, and Seymchan Russia.

This meteorite, scientists believed, about 4.5 billion years, which roughly coincides with the age of the Earth. 1 grams valuable meteorite sells for 40-50 United States dollars.

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