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Stewart Valley 018
Basic information Name: Stewart Valley 018
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: StV 018
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2007
Country: United States
Mass:help 9.9 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 102  (2014)  H6
Recommended:  H6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 5297 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 2 Jul 2013
Data from:
  MB102
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:California
Origin or pseudonym:dry lake
Date:2007 Mar 3
Latitude:36°12.335'N
Longitude:116°10.684'W
Mass (g):9.9
Pieces:1
Class:H6
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):18.2±0.3 (n=6)
Classifier:A. Rubin, UCLA
Type spec mass (g):8.35
Type spec location:UCLA
Main mass:Verish
Finder:Robert Verish
Comments:Field ID = V703. Half-individual stone with fresh fusion-crust (70%).; submitted by Verish
Institutions
   and collections
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° 12' 20"N, 116° 10' 41"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 253 approved meteorites from California, United States (plus 24 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 1787 approved meteorites from United States (plus 352 unapproved names) (plus 28 impact craters)
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