HED are meteorites from Asteroid 4 VESTA, the second largest asteroid in the solar system, and located in the asteroid belt, which is between Mars and Jupiter.
HEDs are classified into 3 major types. Howardites, Eucrites and Diogenites
The piece now exhibited is a magnificent Eucrite, where its composition, as well as the fusion crust, can be seen.
At Expometeoritos, we take care of dissemination, talks, workshops, analysis, classification and exhibitions of meteorites.
Delivered with its display box
We are members of:
.- IMCA (International Meteorite Collectors Association) #8187
.- Meteoritical Society
.- American Meteor Society
All our pieces are certified and, if the value of a piece is over €300, we also provide its chemical composition analysis, carried out in our facilities by X-ray spectrography.
- Belangrijkste mineraal / Naam meteoriet
- Asteroïde VESTA Meteorite,
- Minerale vorm / Soort meteoriet
- End Cut achondrite
- 98 g
- Oorsprong (Regio/Stad)
- Oorsprong (Land)