|San Bernardino Wash|
|Basic information||Name: San Bernardino Wash|
This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2010
Country: United States
Mass: 258 g
This is 1 of 5235 approved meteorites (plus 1 unapproved name) classified as L5. [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7), L chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites
Approved 28 Feb 2012|
Revised 8 Mar 2012: updated mass
Writeup from MB 100:
San Bernardino Wash 34°0’2"N, 115°43’47"W
Classification: Ordinary chondrite (L5)
History: Bob Perkins of Highland, California found the first and second stones while metal-detecting for gold with Gary Crabtree near the "Rusty Gold Mine," in the Dale Mining District. Several fragments were subsequently found by Fred Mason, of Arizona.
UCLA: Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1567, United States (institutional address; updated 17 Oct 2011)
JUtas: Jason Utas, United States (private address; updated 8 Jun 2010)
|References:||Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 100, MAPS 46, in preparation (2013)|
This is 1 of 243 approved meteorites from California, United States (plus 24 unapproved names)
This is 1 of 1738 approved meteorites from United States (plus 355 unapproved names) (plus 28 impact craters)
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