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NATIVE IRON METEORITE: WIDMAN-STAETTEN LINES<br />
Widmanstätten patterns or Thomson structures on coarse Octahedrite.<br />
Structural pattern brought out by acid etching. -Imperial County, CA. Widmanstätten patterns are unique figures of long nickel-iron crystals, found in the octahedrite iron meteorites.

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NATIVE IRON METEORITE: WIDMAN-STAETTEN LINES
Widmanstätten patterns or Thomson structures on coarse Octahedrite.
Structural pattern brought out by acid etching. -Imperial County, CA. Widmanstätten patterns are unique figures of long nickel-iron crystals, found in the octahedrite iron meteorites.

Copyright:© 1991 Richard Megna - Fundamental Photographs

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