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Allan Hills 88019
Basic information Name: Allan Hills 88019
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: ALH 88019
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1988
Country: Antarctica [Collected by EUROMET consortium]
Mass:help 57.4 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 72  (1992)  H5
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 9648 approved meteorites (plus 16 unapproved names) classified as H5.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB72
  Table 4
  Line 10:
Mass (g):57.4
Class:H5
Fayalite (mol%):19.1
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.8
Classifier:G. Andrehs, Institut fur Physik der Erde, Potsdam, Germany. The Natural Thermoluminescence (NTL) data were measured by P. H. Benoit, H. Sears and D. W. G. Sears, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, Arkansas, USA
Main mass:EUROMET
Comments:shock veins; NTL: 1.9 ± 0.2
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 72, Meteoritics 27, 109-117 (1992)
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Geography:

Antarctica
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (76° 43'S, 159° 20'E)
     Recommended::   (76° 43' 38"S, 159° 24' 34"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 2.3 km apart

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     This is 1 of 39173 approved meteorites from Antarctica (plus 5051 unapproved names)
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