Primitive Achondrite Northwest Africa 11042: Melting of the L Chondrite Parent Body

Vaci Z. * Agee C. B. Ziegler K. Polyak V. J. Humayun M.

80th Annual Meeting of the Meteoritical Society 2017 [#6161]

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“NWA 11042 is an igneous primitive achondrite whose oxygen isotopes plot within the L chondrite field. It most likely represents the first discovery of a melt originating within the L chondrite parent body. ”