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Sacramento Wash 001
Basic information Name: Sacramento Wash 001
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: SaW 001
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2003
Country: United States
Mass:help 98.9 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 90  (2006)  H4
Recommended:  H4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 5964 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as H4.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 21 Feb 2005
Data from:
  MB90
  Table 4
  Line 17:
State/Prov/County:Mojave, AZ
Origin or pseudonym:Flat desert
Date:11 Aug 2003
Latitude:34°45.382'N
Longitude:114°14.061'W
Mass (g):98.9
Pieces:1
Class:H4
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):18.0 ± 3.5
Ferrosilite (mol%):15.8 ± 0.3
Wollastonite (mol%):1.1 ± 0.2
Classifier:L. Bleacher
Type spec mass (g):28.2
Type spec location:ASU
Main mass:M. Miller
Comments:not paired with Franconia (H5)
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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)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 90, MAPS 41, 1383-1418 (2006)
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Geography:

United States
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (34° 45' 23"N, 114° 14' 4"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 169 approved meteorites from Arizona, United States (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 1862 approved meteorites from United States (plus 890 unapproved names) (plus 28 impact craters)
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Synonymshelp: Yucca 006 (MetBull 101)

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