Meteorite Fragment

5000-4000 years old

The pieces of meteorite we sell here come from Argentina and were found in a location called Campo del Cielo. Also called “the field of the sky or sky”. This name was given by indigenous people to this location because they believed that the stones found here were from the sky The meteorite, called Campo del Cielo, is about 5000-4000 years old and exploded just above the surface. As a result, there are at least 26 small craters in an area of about 3 by 20 kilometers. The meteorite belongs to group 1: an iron meteorite.