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Lut 001
Basic information Name: Lut 001
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2011
Country: Iran
Mass:help 1030 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 103  (2014)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10290 approved meteorites (plus 18 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 11 Jul 2014
Data from:
  MB103
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Kerman
Origin or pseudonym:sand dunes
Date:Nov 2011
Latitude:30°18.14'N
Longitude:59°12.10'E
Mass (g):1030
Pieces:52
Class:H5
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):18.2±0.4 (n=12)
Classifier:A. Rubin, UCLA and J. Hassanzadeh, CalTech
Type spec mass (g):28.2
Type spec location:UCLA
Main mass:Mr. Mehrdad Ghazvinian
Finder:Mehrdad Ghazvinian
Comments:This is the second reported find from the Lut Desert in SE Iran.; submitted by Jamshid Hassanzadeh (CalTech), Hamed Pour Khorsandi (UTehran)
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)
CalTech: Division of Geological and Planetary Sciences, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA 91124, United States (institutional address)
UTehran: School of Geology, University College of Science, University of Tehran, P.O. Box 14155-6455, Tehran, Iran (institutional address; updated 10 Nov 2012)
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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:

Iran
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (30° 18' 8"N, 59° 12' 6"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 304 approved meteorites from Kerman, Iran
     This is 1 of 342 approved meteorites from Iran (plus 1 unapproved name)
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