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B.2.2.5 Chainpur A jumble of chondrules hero



  • Exhibition Text

    • A jumble of chondrules

      Dozens of tiny, spherical chondrules jut out from the unpolished surface of the meteorite Chainpur.

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  • Collection Information


      Fell May 9, 1907

      Azamgarh district, Uttar Pradesh, India


      AMNH 4244

  • For Educators

    • Topic: Earth Science

      Subtopic: Meteorites

      Keywords: Astrophysics, Chondrites (Meteorites), Astrogeology, Chondrules

      Audience: General

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