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Roosevelt County 105
Basic information Name: Roosevelt County 105
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: RC 105
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1998
Country: United States
Mass:help 30 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H5
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 85  (2001)  H5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10036 approved meteorites (plus 18 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:
  MB85
  Table 2
  Line 27:
State/Prov/County:Roosevelt, New Mex.
Date:1998
Latitude:34°11.3'N
Longitude:103°56.5'W
Mass (g):30
Pieces:1
Class:H5
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):19
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.5
Wollastonite (mol%):1.4
Classifier:G. Huss (ASU)
Type spec mass (g):2.5
Main mass:IWilson
Finder:Ivan Wilson
Institutions
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ASU: Center for Meteorite Studies, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona 85287-1404, United States; Website (institutional address; updated 14 Jan 2012)
IWilson: Ivan E. Wilson, 457 RR 0, Portales, NM 88130, United States (private address)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 85, MAPS 36, A293-A322 (2001)
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Geography:

United States
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (34° 11'N, 103° 57'W)
     Recommended::   (34° 11' 18"N, 103° 56' 30"W)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 0.9 km apart

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 225 approved meteorites from New Mexico, United States (plus 2 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 1857 approved meteorites from United States (plus 890 unapproved names) (plus 28 impact craters)
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