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Published June 15, 1979 | public
Journal Article

Allan Hills 77005: A New Meteorite Type Found in Antarctica


The unique achondrite ALHA 77005 appears to be related to shergottite meteorites through igneous differentiation and may have affinities with mafic rocks on the earth.

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© 1979 American Association for the Advancement of Science. Received for publication 25 January 1979. Revision received 9 March 1979. We thank the National Science Foundation and NASA for acquiring and making available these samples. This work was supported by NASA grant NSG-7413 to H.Y.M.

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