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Last Stand Lake 008
Basic information Name: Last Stand Lake 008
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: LSL 008
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2011
Country: United States
Mass:help 19.9 g
Classification
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Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 8725 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 28 Feb 2014
Data from:
  MB103
  Table 0
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State/Prov/County:Nevada
Origin or pseudonym:dry lakebed
Date:2011 Oct 22
Latitude:38°00.571'N
Longitude:116°02.088'W
Mass (g):19.88
Pieces:1
Class:H5
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):18.7±0.1 (n=10)
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.6±0.3 (n=9)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.4±0.4 (n=9)
Classifier:A. Rubin, UCLA
Type spec mass (g):5.5 + thin-section
Type spec location:UCLA
Main mass:Verish
Finder:Robert Verish
Comments:fieldname = "V-13-15"; find locality formerly known as Freds Well, Nye Co., NV; submitter = Verish; submitted by 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)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 103, in preparation (2014)
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Geography:

United States
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (38° 0' 34"N, 116° 2' 5"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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