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B.5.2.4. Hammond Downs. A diverse family

Hammond Downs

Hammond Downs

  • Exhibition Text

    • A diverse family

      At first glance, meteorites don't look too much alike. Yet researchers have concluded that Bath and Hammond Downs were once part of the same parent body. Richardton (right) was probably part of the same original body as well, although the evidence is less certain.

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  • Collection Information

    • HAMMOND DOWNS

      Found 1950 South Gregory, Queensland, Australia

      H4

      AMNH 4255

  • For Educators

    • Topic: Earth Science

      Subtopic: Meteorites

      Keywords: Astrogeology, Astrophysics, Meteorites, Mineralogy

      Audience: General

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