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Willcox Playa 005
Basic information Name: Willcox Playa 005
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2004
Country: United States
Mass:help 278 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 98  (2010)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 8844 approved meteorites (plus 11 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 22 Mar 2010
Data from:
  MB98
  Table 1
  Line 279:
State/Prov/County:Cochise Co., Arizona
Date:10 Dec 2004
Latitude:32° 5.634'N
Longitude:109°53.047'W
Mass (g):278.4
Pieces:1
Class:H5
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):18.0±0.2
Classifier:A. Rubin, UCLA
Type spec mass (g):20.6
Type spec location:UCLA
Main mass:Verish
Comments:Submitted by Verish
Institutions
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UCLA: Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1567, United States (institutional address; updated 17 Oct 2011)
Verish: Robert Verish, Meteorite-Recovery Lab, P.O. Box 463084, Escondido, CA 92046, United States; Website (private address; updated 27 May 2009)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 98, MAPS 45, 1530-1551 (2010)
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Geography:

United States
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (32° 5' 38"N, 109° 53' 3"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 152 approved meteorites from Arizona, United States (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 1787 approved meteorites from United States (plus 352 unapproved names) (plus 28 impact craters)
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