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Ovid (a) meteorite (H6)

Ovid was found in 1939 near the small town of Ovid in Sedgwick County, Colorado. It's an H6 olivine-bronzite chondrite and the initial main mass weighed 6.169 kg. According to the Handbook of Colorado Meteorites, another stone was later found which weighed 4.59 kg, for a total of 10.759 kg.

For more details about this, go to its Meteoritical Bulletin page: Ovid (a)

Some photos of this meteorite are below.

A 2.6g part slice of Ovid (a).
Photo © Matt Morgan (Mile High Meteorites)

Slice of Ovid (a).
Photo © Don Edwards

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