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PostPosted: Feb 05, 2017 16:31    Post subject: Please help, what is this? From Mexico desert.  

Yesterday I was walking in a desert in NL Mexico,and I found this rocks with green colors. I hope is a mercury meteorite ( :

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PostPosted: Feb 05, 2017 16:38    Post subject: Re: Please help, what is this? From Mexico desert.  

Found this in the same place


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PostPosted: Feb 05, 2017 16:48    Post subject: Re: Please help, what is this? From Mexico desert.  

I recommend this: http://www.mineral-forum.com/message-board/viewtopic.php?p=19487#19487
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PostPosted: Feb 05, 2017 17:28    Post subject: Re: Please help, what is this? From Mexico desert.  

isreal wrote:
Yesterday I was walking in a desert in NL Mexico,and I found this rocks with green colors. I hope is a mercury meteorite ( :

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without more info, it's impossible to ID, but it's for sure not a meteorite!
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PostPosted: Feb 05, 2017 17:49    Post subject: Re: Please help, what is this? From Mexico desert.  

Surely not a meteorite. Looks like an intrusive rock with epidote.
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PostPosted: Feb 05, 2017 20:23    Post subject: Re: Please help, what is this? From Mexico desert.  

Jean!! I think you are right, all the info I read of epidote makes sense with these rocks I found. Thank you!!!
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