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Ksar Tarcine 003
Basic information Name: Ksar Tarcine 003
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: KT 003
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2012
Country: Tunisia
Mass:help 10.2 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 103  (2014)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 9575 approved meteorites (plus 11 unapproved names) classified as H5.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 1 Feb 2014
Data from:
  MB103
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Madaniyin
Origin or pseudonym:Deflation surface
Date:Oct 2012
Latitude:33°14'45.80"N
Longitude:9°54'46.40"E
Mass (g):10.2
Pieces:2
Class:H5
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):19.8±0.0
Ferrosilite (mol%):17.3±0.1
Wollastonite (mol%):1.4±0.1
Magnetic suscept.:4.42
Classifier:N. Laridhi-Ouazaa, Tunis; J. Gattacceca and A. Hutzler, CEREGE
Type spec mass (g):2.6
Type spec location:Tunis
Main mass:Fabien Kuntz
Finder:Guillaume Kuntz
Comments:Submitted by J. Gattacceca
Institutions
   and collections
CEREGE: CEREGE BP 80 Avenue Philibert, Technopole de l'Arbois 13545 Aix-en-Provence Cedex 4 France, France (institutional address; updated 29 Oct 2018)
Tunis: Départment du Géologie, Faculté de Sciences de Tunis, Université de Tunis El Manar, Campus Universitaire El Manar, 2092 Tunis, Tunisia, Tunisia (institutional address; updated 5 Nov 2012)
Kuntz: Fabien Kuntz, France; Website (private address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 103, MAPS 52, 1014, May 2017, http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/maps.12888/full
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Geography:

Tunisia
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (33° 14' 46"N, 9° 54' 46"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 17 approved meteorites from Madaniyin, Tunisia
     This is 1 of 74 approved meteorites from Tunisia
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