ANSMET 2017/18 Field Season – End count: 211 finds (14 January 2018)
Last update: 14 January,2018
On 15 December, the first day in the field, team A found the first four meteorites near Mount Cecily in the Grosvenor Mountains. On 10 January the biggest meteorite of the season was found. It was described as being ‘the size of a rugby ball’. Until 14 January 211 meteorites have been found, including thirteen achondrites and three iron meteorites. Many achondrites were found on a new, formerly unexplored ice field, inofficially known as ‘Achondrite Orchard’.