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Tungsten Mountain 543
Basic information Name: Tungsten Mountain 543
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: TM 543
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2007
Country: United States
Mass:help 18.1 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 98  (2010)  H4
Recommended:  H4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 5330 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as H4.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 14 Jun 2010
Data from:
  MB98
  Table 1
  Line 275:
State/Prov/County:Churchill Co., Nevada
Date:10-May-2007
Latitude:39°41.363'N
Longitude:117°37.219'W
Mass (g):18.1
Pieces:1
Class:H4
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):18.5±0.3 n=6
Classifier:A. E. Rubin, UCLA
Type spec mass (g):4
Type spec location:UCLA
Main mass:Verish
Comments:Field ID = ECV 70510 B; submitted by Robert 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::   (39° 41' 22"N, 117° 37' 13"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 120 approved meteorites from Nevada, United States (plus 9 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 1786 approved meteorites from United States (plus 352 unapproved names) (plus 28 impact craters)
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