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Lut 009
Basic information Name: Lut 009
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2012
Country: Iran
Mass:help 40.6 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 104  (2015)  H4
Recommended:  H4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6038 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 22 Feb 2015
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Writeup from MB 104:

Lut 009        30°20.38’ N, 59°09.04’ E

Kerman, Iran

Find: 2012 March

Classification: Ordinary chondrite (H4)

Specimens: Type specimen, main mass and a polished section at CEREGE. Polished thin section at CalTech. 13.5 g and a polished thin section at IfP.

Data from:
  MB104
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Kerman
Origin or pseudonym:Rig-e Yalan of Lut desert
Date:2012 March
Latitude:30°20.38' N
Longitude:59°09.04' E
Mass (g):40.6
Pieces:1
Class:H4
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):19.0±0.7 (N=31)
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.0±3.0 (N=31)
Wollastonite (mol%):0.9
Magnetic suscept.:4.75
Classifier:H. Pourkhorsandi, CEREGE; A. Bischoff, M. Weyrauch, IfP
Type spec mass (g):19.4
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:CEREGE
Finder:H. Pourkhorsandi
Comments:Average apparent chondrule size 440±280 um (N=277); submitted by Jérôme 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)
IfP: Institut für Planetologie, Wilhelm-Klemm-Str. 10, 48149 Münster, Germany (institutional address; updated 23 Jan 2012)
CalTech: Division of Geological and Planetary Sciences, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA 91124, United States (institutional address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 104, MAPS 52, 2284, Octover 2017, http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/maps.12930/full
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Geography:

Iran
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (30° 20' 23"N, 59° 9' 2"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 306 approved meteorites from Kerman, Iran
     This is 1 of 347 approved meteorites from Iran (plus 1 unapproved name)
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