Name:  Aldama (b) 1.23G
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name. 
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1996
Country: Mexico
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).



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