header
  MetSoc Home            Publications            Search Meteorites  
Search the Meteoritical Bulletin Database
Last update: 22 Oct 2014
Search for: Search type: Search limits: Display: Publication:
Names
Text help
Places
Classes
Contains
Starts with
Exact
Sounds like
NonAntarctic
Falls
What's new
  in the last:
Limit to approved meteorite names
Search text:  

Antelope
Basic information Name: Antelope
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2012
Country: United States
Mass:help 754 g
Classification
  history:
Recommended:  H4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 4643 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as H4.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7), H chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites
Comments: Approved 9 May 2013
Data from:
  MB102
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Nevada
Origin or pseudonym:10 cm beneath a sand dune
Date:May 2012
Latitude:40.90183°N
Longitude:118.54465°W
Mass (g):754
Pieces:1
Class:H4
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):17.4±0.3 (n=11)
Ferrosilite (mol%):15.6 (n=7)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.2
Classifier:A. Rubin, UCLA
Type spec mass (g):25
Type spec location:UCLA
Main mass:Keith Semanko
Finder:G. Peppley
Comments:Found 10 cm below the surface by Mr. Peppley with a metal detector while he was looking for gold.; submitted by Alan Rubin
Institutions
   and collections
UCLA: Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1567, United States (institutional address; updated 17 Oct 2011)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 102, in preparation (2013)
Find references in NASA ADS:
Find references in Google Scholar:
Geography:

United States
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (40° 54' 7"N, 118° 32' 41"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 116 approved meteorites from Nevada, United States (plus 9 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 1738 approved meteorites from United States (plus 355 unapproved names) (plus 28 impact craters)
Proximity search:
Find nearby meteorites: enter search radius (km):

Direct link to this page