Name: Aldama (b) 1.23G
This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1996
Mass: 66.5 grams
Aldama (B) Chihuahua, Mexico
Found 1996, Summer Ordinary chondrite (H5)
A 66.5 gram stone meteorite was found by a rockhound while searching for minerals. Mineralogy and classification shock stage S2; weathering grade W3. Specimens:, SML; type specimen, Frei.
An iron meteorite found in the same vicinity in 1985. It was be named henceforth Aldama (a).