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Thiel Mountains 08008
Basic information Name: Thiel Mountains 08008
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: TIL 08008
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2008
Country: Antarctica [Collected by Korean Expedition for Antarctic Meteorites (KOREAMET)]
Mass:help 34 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 97  (2010)  H6
Recommended:  H6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6213 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)
Comments: Approved 28 Jan 2010
Data from:
  MB97
  Table 4
  Line 15:
Origin or pseudonym:Moulton Escarpment
Date:Dec 29, 2008
Latitude:85°10.54'S
Longitude:94°44.71'W
Mass (g):34
Pieces:1
Class:H6
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):18.1
Classifier:B.-G. Choi
Type spec mass (g):8.8
Type spec location:Seoul-NU
Main mass:KOPRI
Comments:d18O=3.28, d17O=2.47, D17O=0.74‰
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° 10' 32"S, 94° 44' 43"W)

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     This is 1 of 40849 approved meteorites from Antarctica (plus 4494 unapproved names)
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