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Thiel Mountains 07006
Basic information Name: Thiel Mountains 07006
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: TIL 07006
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2007
Country: Antarctica [Collected by Korean Expedition for Antarctic Meteorites (KOREAMET)]
Mass:help 370 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 97  (2010)  L5
Recommended:  L5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 7227 approved meteorites (plus 4 unapproved names) classified as L5.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 28 Jan 2010
Revised 17 Mar 2010: Fixed error in latitude
Data from:
  MB97
  Table 4
  Line 5:
Origin or pseudonym:Moulton Escarpment
Date:Dec 29, 2007
Latitude:85°10.03'S
Longitude:94°40.51'W
Mass (g):370
Pieces:1
Class:L5
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):23.7
Ferrosilite (mol%):20.6
Classifier:B.-G. Choi & A. E. Rubin
Type spec mass (g):63.4
Type spec location:Seoul-NU
Main mass:KOPRI
Comments:d18O=4.50, d17O=3.32, D17O=0.95‰
Plots: O isotopes:  
Institutions
   and collections
Seoul-NU: Department of Earth Science Education, Room# 13-426, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea, 151-748, South Korea (institutional address; updated 20 Dec 2014)
KOPRI: Korea Polar Research Institute, 26 Songdomirae-ro, Yeonsu-gu, Incheon, Korea, 406-840, South Korea; Website (institutional address; updated 20 Dec 2014)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 97, MAPS 45, 449-493 (2010)
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Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (85° 10' 2"S, 94° 40' 31"W)

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     This is 1 of 40773 approved meteorites from Antarctica (plus 4570 unapproved names)
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