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Stewart Valley 015
Basic information Name: Stewart Valley 015
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: StV 015
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2003
Country: United States
Mass:help 1070 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 102  (2014)  H6
Recommended:  H6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 5306 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 29 Jun 2013
Data from:
  MB102
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Nevada
Origin or pseudonym:dry lake
Date:2003 Nov 15
Latitude:36°13.0644'N
Longitude:116°9.5065'W
Mass (g):1070
Pieces:>30
Class:H6
Shock stage:S4
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):18.7±0.3
Classifier:A. Rubin, UCLA
Type spec mass (g):23.3 g PSF, 9.7 g UCLA
Type spec location:PSF, UCLA
Main mass:Larry Sloan
Finder:Larry Sloan
Comments:A weathered mass forming a several-m wide cluster of >30 blocky fragments; submitted by Verish
Institutions
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PSF: Planetary Studies Foundation,10 Winterwood Lane, Unit B, Galena, Illinois 61036-9283, United States; Website (institutional address; updated 1 Dec 2011)
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. 102, MAPS 50, 1662, September 2015
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Geography:

United States
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (36° 13' 4"N, 116° 9' 30"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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