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Thiel Mountains 08002
Basic information Name: Thiel Mountains 08002
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: TIL 08002
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2008
Country: Antarctica [Collected by Korean Expedition for Antarctic Meteorites (KOREAMET)]
Mass:help 44 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 97  (2010)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10308 approved meteorites (plus 45 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)
Comments: Approved 28 Jan 2010
Data from:
  MB97
  Table 4
  Line 11:
Origin or pseudonym:Bermel Escarpment
Date:Dec 17, 2008
Latitude:85°14.34'S
Longitude:90°19.56'W
Mass (g):44
Pieces:1
Class:H5
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):18
Classifier:B.-G. Choi
Type spec mass (g):23.2
Type spec location:Seoul-NU
Main mass:KOPRI
Comments:d18O=3.02, d17O=2.33, D17O=0.76‰
Plots: O isotopes:  
Institutions
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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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     Recommended::   (85° 14' 20"S, 90° 19' 34"W)

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