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Lucerne Valley 099
Basic information Name: Lucerne Valley 099
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: LV 099
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2008
Country: United States
Mass:help 3.2 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 100  (2012)  CK5
Recommended:  CK5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 132 approved meteorites classified as CK5.   [show all]
Search for other: Carbonaceous chondrites, Carbonaceous chondrites (equilibrated), CK chondrites, CK chondrites (type 4-6), and CV-CK clan chondrites
Comments: Approved 8 Jul 2011
Data from:
  MB100
  Table 1
  Line 565:
State/Prov/County:San Bernardino County, California
Origin or pseudonym:dry lake bed
Date:2008 Mar 28
Latitude:34°29.240'N
Longitude:116°57.633'W
Mass (g):3.20
Pieces:1
Class:CK5
Classifier:A. Rubin, UCLA
Type spec mass (g):1.72
Type spec location:UCLA
Main mass:Verish
Finder:Robert Verish
Comments:Visually-paired with LV 100; 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. 100, MAPS 49, E1-E101 (2014)
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United States
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (34° 29' 14"N, 116° 57' 38"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 253 approved meteorites from California, United States (plus 24 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 1789 approved meteorites from United States (plus 352 unapproved names) (plus 28 impact craters)
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