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Stewart Valley 008
Basic information Name: Stewart Valley 008
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: StV 008
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2001
Country: United States
Mass:help 4.2 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 100  (2012)  H6
Recommended:  H6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 5308 approved meteorites (plus 3 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 22 May 2012
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Writeup from MB 100:

Stewart Valley 008 (StV 008)        36°14.246’N, 116°10.334’W

Nevada, USA

Found: 2001 Jul 14

Classification: Ordinary chondrite (H6)

Physical characteristics: A single small, orange-brown, weathered fragment (most likely paired to StV 001).

Data from:
  MB100
  Table 1
  Line 1910:
State/Prov/County:Nevada
Origin or pseudonym:dry lake
Date:2001 Jul 14
Latitude:36°14.246'N
Longitude:116°10.334'W
Mass (g):4.2
Pieces:1
Class:H6
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):19.5±1.1% n=3
Classifier:A. Rubin, UCLA
Type spec mass (g):4.2
Type spec location:UCLA
Main mass:Verish
Finder:G. LaBarbera
Comments:Field name JLB-260; 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' 15"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 1789 approved meteorites from United States (plus 352 unapproved names) (plus 28 impact craters)
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