Peña Blanca Springs
Matching meteorites with potential parents
The Peña Blanca Springs meteorite belongs to a group, the aubrites, whose chemical composition has led to speculation that they came from the innermost asteroid belt, or possibly even the planet Mercury.
PEÑA BLANCA SPRINGS
Fell August 2, 1946
Marathon, Brewster County, Texas, USA
Topic: Earth Science
Keywords: Asteroid belt, Meteorites, Astrophysics, Mercury (Planet), Astrogeology