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adam hussein posted a discussion

Is this a meteorite

Hi to allIs thus a meteoriteSee More
13 hours ago
adam hussein replied to Geoff Notkin's discussion Is This A Meteorite? Post Meteorite ID Questions To This Thread Only
"Is this a meteorite"
13 hours ago
adam hussein replied to Nicholas Haddad's discussion Frog shaped meteorites
"Correction pliz I will send u a photo of same from my collection if u like"
yesterday
adam hussein replied to Nicholas Haddad's discussion Frog shaped meteorites
"Yah the same applies to me u will send u a pic if u like"
yesterday
Eric Bowker (Erock) replied to Geoff Notkin's discussion Is This A Meteorite? Post Meteorite ID Questions To This Thread Only
"I'll make a fool of myself..... is it Lodranite filled with quartz  "
Saturday
Phillip W. Cope replied to Geoff Notkin's discussion Is This A Meteorite? Post Meteorite ID Questions To This Thread Only
"Hi Jim, Happy New Year to you as well. This could make for  whole new and fun game thread called " Meteorite or Not and Why?" But before I dare comment on your speculation challenge, I have a question. Was this photo taken under…"
Friday
Stephen Amara replied to Geoff Notkin's discussion Is This A Meteorite? Post Meteorite ID Questions To This Thread Only
"That's pretty cool I'm going to take a shot at it, if this is cross polarized, it's a slide probably <1cm sq, it's clastic,some preferred orientation in clasts upper middle but not the rest, maybe some shock in clasts toward…"
Friday
Jason Gibbs replied to Geoff Notkin's discussion Is This A Meteorite? Post Meteorite ID Questions To This Thread Only
"Hello Jim, I think you might be referring to my comment. First pic no unless it is an achondrite. It looks like it contains quartz as well which would make it a No. The second pic is an obvious Yes. Unfortunately, my rock is in less than pristine…"
Friday
Jansen Lyons replied to Geoff Notkin's discussion Is This A Meteorite? Post Meteorite ID Questions To This Thread Only
"Ooh, pretty colors! Also, this is what is called a thin section if anyone doesn't know. Thanks for the pix Jim!"
Friday
Jim Wooddell replied to Geoff Notkin's discussion Is This A Meteorite? Post Meteorite ID Questions To This Thread Only
"Someone mentioned they might not even know what chondrules would look like....."
Friday
Jansen Lyons replied to Geoff Notkin's discussion Is This A Meteorite? Post Meteorite ID Questions To This Thread Only
"Ooh... hm, that's a tough one. I want to say yes, because of the staining and abundant variations that looks like chondrules of something abnormal for a meteorite like a carbonaceous, but I'm going to say no because there aren't any…"
Friday
Jim Wooddell replied to Geoff Notkin's discussion Is This A Meteorite? Post Meteorite ID Questions To This Thread Only
"Hi All! First, Happy New Year to Everyone.  I hope you all find a meteorite this year!So what to do think?  Meteorite?  Y/N???   Why??? "
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