Richfield, 1983 Kansas Find, LL3.7 Class, Micromount



In 1983 in rural Morton County Kansas, a farmer was cutting terraces and he found a large unusual rock. A sample was later analyzed and it was revealed to be a meteorite. It was classified by Dr. Alan Rubin at UCLA as a rare LL3.7 chondrite. There are only 27 known examples of this petrologic type.

Refer to the photo. The black centimeter cube is shown for scale and is not included. You are purchasing a single small fragment like the one shown. Your purchase will include a labeled gemjar for safe storage.