Mesosiderite-C Meteorite Classification

Class Description

The Mesosiderite-C classification refers to a unique type of meteorite that is a blend of rocky (silicate) and metallic materials in roughly equal parts, with the rocky part primarily composed of igneous rock fragments. This particular classification falls under the ‘C’ petrologic class of mesosiderites, indicating specific characteristics or features unique to this class within the broader family of these mixed-material meteorites.

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