NWA 480
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NWA 480


Martian meteorite NWA 480 part of the famous Classen Collection. The martian meteorite NWA 480 is delivered with a signed certificate of authenticity and the complete catalog of the Classen Collection.


Martian Meteorite published in the Meteoritical Bulletin of the Meteoritical Society under the name of NWA 480, discovered in november 2000 in the Sahara desert. 

The Martian meteorite NWA 480 is delivered with a signed certificate of authenticity and the complete catalogue of the Classen's collection.

Official Catalogue (as a gift for any purchase of one martian meteorite of the Classen Collection) :

Limited to 80 copies

Hard Cover

10 x 8 1/4 inches 

222 pages

92 original colors photographs

3 pounds

1 Item

Data sheet

Weight in grams :
Martian Meteorite Type:
Shergottite (B)
Analyzed and classified by:
J-A. Barrat, UAng; A. Jambon, UPVI; Violaine Sautter, MNHNP; Ph. Gillet, ENSL
University or Museum of:
Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon, Laboratoire de Sciences de la Terre, Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle de Paris, Université Pierre et Marie Curie (Paris VI), Centre National d'Etudes Spatiales (Paris)
Year found:
Novembre 2000
Place found:
Maroc, Désert du Sahara
Mass found:
Certificate of Authenticity
La Mémoire de la Terre
Official catalogue