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Roach Dry Lake 114
Basic information Name: Roach Dry Lake 114
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: RhDL 114
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2010
Country: United States
Mass:help 35.7 g
Classification
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Recommended:  H4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 5364 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as H4.   [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
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Nevada
Origin or pseudonym:on dry lake bed
Date:2010 June 12
Latitude:35°38.932'N
Longitude:115°22.505'W
Mass (g):35.7
Pieces:2
Class:H4
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):18.6±0.4 (n=7)
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.5±0.3 (n=11)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.1±0.2 (n=11)
Classifier:A. Rubin, UCLA
Type spec mass (g):13.7 + thin section
Type spec location:UCLA
Main mass:Verish
Finder:Deborah McCorkle
Comments:fieldname = "V-RhDL"; find locality is in Clark 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::   (35° 38' 56"N, 115° 22' 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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