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Stewart Valley 006
Basic information Name: Stewart Valley 006
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: StV 006
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2001
Country: United States
Mass:help 20.1 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 100  (2012)  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 22 May 2012
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Writeup from MB 100:

Stewart Valley 006 (StV 006)        36°14.237’N, 116°10.332’W

Nevada, USA

Found: 2001 Jun 29

Classification: Ordinary chondrite (H4)

Physical characteristics: Type specimen is from the 225th find from this locality, a small, weathered individual.

Data from:
  MB100
  Table 1
  Line 1908:
State/Prov/County:Nevada
Origin or pseudonym:dry lake
Date:2001 Jun 29
Latitude:36°14.237'N
Longitude:116°10.332'W
Mass (g):20.1
Pieces:1
Class:H4
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):19.1±0.2% n=5
Classifier:A. Rubin, UCLA
Type spec mass (g):15.7
Type spec location:UCLA
Main mass:Verish
Finder:G. LaBarbera
Comments:Field name fox; submitted by R.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)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 100, MAPS 49, E1-E101 (2014)
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Geography:

United States
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (36° 14' 14"N, 116° 10' 20"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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