NWA 2086 with Large CAI
is a specimen from the meteorite, NWA 2086. It has a Total Known
Weight of just 780g and has been classified as a CV3, W1, S1.
The most notable feature in the below endcut is the large white CAI. CAI's are: Ca-Al-Rich Inclusions or Calcium-Aluminium Rich
Inclusions. They represent some of the oldest material ever
found and date back to the initial formation or beginning of our
Solar System. This specimen is part of the Meteorites Australia
NWA 2086 (CV3) 2.36g Endcut
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