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B.5.2.4.  Richardton. A diverse family hero

Richardton

Richardton

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    • 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

    • RICHARDTON

      Fell June 30, 1918

      Stark County, North Dakota, USA                                                        

      H5                                                                                                                      

      AMNH 662

  • For Educators

    • Topic: Earth Science

      Subtopic: Meteorites

      Keywords: Astrogeology, Astrophysics, Meteorites, Mineralogy

      Audience: General

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