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Coyote Dry Lake 339
Basic information Name: Coyote Dry Lake 339
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: CyDL 339
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2013
Country: United States
Mass:help 11.4 g
Classification
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Recommended:  H4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 5363 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 18 Feb 2015
Data from:
  MB104
  Table 0
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State/Prov/County:California
Origin or pseudonym:on dry lake bed
Date:2013 Dec 11
Latitude:35°3.382'N
Longitude:116°46.574'W
Mass (g):11.4
Pieces:1
Class:H4
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W5
Fayalite (mol%):17.9±0.1 (n=11)
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.0±0.1 (n=15)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.5±0.1 (n=15)
Classifier:A. Rubin, UCLA
Type spec mass (g):2.50
Type spec location:UCLA
Main mass:Verish
Finder:April Ables
Comments:Found by April Ables while searching for meteorites with her family on a drylake. Field ID: C131206B; plagioclase grains average 20 µm in size; 2.90 g type specimen at UCLA; main mass with 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. 104, in preparation (2015)
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Geography:

United States
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (35° 3' 23"N, 116° 46' 34"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 253 approved meteorites from California, United States (plus 24 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 1789 approved meteorites from United States (plus 352 unapproved names) (plus 28 impact craters)
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