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Lewis Cliff 93891
Basic information Name: Lewis Cliff 93891
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: LEW 93891
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1993
Country: Antarctica [Collected by US Antarctic Search for Meteorites program (ANSMET)]
Mass:help 25.5 g
Classification
  history:
Antarctic Meteorite Newsletter:  AMN 18(1)  (1995)  L3.7
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 79  (1996)  L3.7
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  L3.7
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L3.7
Recommended:  L3.7    [explanation]

This is 1 of 51 approved meteorites classified as L3.7.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Comments: Field number: 8574
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Data from:
  MB79
  Table 2
  Line 480:
Origin or pseudonym:Upper Ice Tongue
Mass (g):25.5
Class:L3.7
Weathering grade:B/C
Fayalite (mol%):6-20
Ferrosilite (mol%):4-23
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References: Published in Antarctic Meteorite Newsletter 18(1) (1995), JSC, Houston
Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 79, MAPS 31, A161-A174 (1996)
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Geography:

Antarctica
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (84° 17'S, 161° 5'E)
     Recommended::   (84° 16' 17"S, 161° 26' 56"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 2.8 km apart
Note: the NHM and recommended coordinates are 4.3 km apart
Note: the MetBase and recommended coordinates are 2.1 km apart

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     This is 1 of 40753 approved meteorites from Antarctica (plus 4494 unapproved names)
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