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Superior Valley 003
Basic information Name: Superior Valley 003
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: SuV 003
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2001
Country: United States
Mass:help 65.6 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H6
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 86  (2002)  H6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H6
Recommended:  H6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6121 approved meteorites (plus 5 unapproved names) classified as H6.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB86
  Table 3
  Line 38:
State/Prov/County:San Bernardino, CA
Origin or pseudonym:Dry lake
Date:7 Jan 2001
Latitude:35°14.845'N
Longitude:117°5.994'W
Mass (g):65.6
Pieces:1
Class:H6
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):19.5 ± 0.4
Classifier:A. Rubin (UCLA)
Type spec mass (g):15.2
Type spec location:UCLA
Main mass:RMatson
Finder:RMatson
Institutions
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UCLA: Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1567, United States (institutional address; updated 17 Oct 2011)
RMatson: Rob Matson, 1 Veneto, Newport Coast, CA 92657, United States (private address; updated 22 May 2012)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 86, MAPS 37, A157-A184 (2002)
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Geography:

United States
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (35° 15'N, 117° 6'W)
     Recommended::   (35° 14' 51"N, 117° 6' 0"W)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 0.3 km apart

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 262 approved meteorites from California, United States (plus 24 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 1862 approved meteorites from United States (plus 890 unapproved names) (plus 28 impact craters)
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