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Yamato 000378
Basic information Name: Yamato 000378
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Y-000378
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2000
Country: Antarctica [Collected by National Institute of Polar Research, Japan]
Mass:help 51.53 kg
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Recommended:  Iron, IAB-ung    [explanation]

This is 1 of 67 approved meteorites classified as Iron, IAB-ung.   [show all]
Search for other: IAB complex irons, Iron meteorites, and Metal-rich meteorites
Comments: Approved 26 Oct 2021
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Writeup from MB 110:

Yamato 000378 (Y 000378)

Antarctica

Find: 2000

Classification: Iron meteorite (IAB, ungrouped)

Petrography: Opl

Geochemistry: Fe 85.8 wt%, Co 0.633 wt%, Ni 13.34 wt%, Ga 30.7 ppm, Ge 259 ppm, Ir 0.278 ppm, Au 1.92 ppm

Data from:
  MB110
  Table 0
  Line 0:
Date:2000
Mass (g):51533.8
Pieces:1
Class:Iron, IAB-ung
Classifier:A. Yamaguchi, et al., NIPR
Type spec mass (g):51533.8
Type spec location:NIPR
Main mass:NIPR
Comments:Submitted by A. Yamaguchi
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NIPR: Antarctic Meteorite Research Center, National Institute of Polar Research, 10-3 Midori-cho, Tachikawa, Tokyo 190-8518, Japan; Website (institutional address; updated 9 Dec 2013)
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References: Published in Meteorite newsletter: Vol 28, 1-25 (2021 October)
Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 110, in preparation (2021)
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Geography:

Antarctica
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 41899 approved meteorites from Antarctica (plus 3802 unapproved names)

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