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Eagle

Eagle

  • Exhibition Text

    • The meteorite Eagle belongs to a group of meteorites (enstatite chondrites) that could have formed relatively close to the Sun. Of the three samples, Eagle is richest in rock-forming elements.

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  • Collection Information

    • EAGLE

      Found 1947

      Cass County, Nebraska, USA

      EL6

      AMNH 4739

  • For Educators

    • Topic: Astronomy

      Subtopic: Planets

      Keywords: Astrogeology, Astrophysics, Chondrites (Meteorites), Solar system

      Audience: General

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