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Kerman 034
Basic information Name: Kerman 034
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2016
Country: Iran
Mass:help 720 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 105  (2016)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10048 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 13 Jul 2016
Data from:
  MB105
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Kerman
Origin or pseudonym:Kalout region of Lut desert
Date:2016 Mar 26
Latitude:30°51.983'N
Longitude:57°48.620'E
Mass (g):720
Pieces:1
Class:H5
Weathering grade:W1/W3
Fayalite (mol%):18.4 (N=1)
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.5 (N=1)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.3
Magnetic suscept.:4.97
Classifier:H. Pourkhorsandi, CEREGE
Type spec mass (g):21
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:With the finder
Finder:Moslem Shahi Moridi (group #101 AsemanSang Co.)
Comments:Workname M3. Chromite and plagioclase assemblages. Polycrystalline troilite. Weathering degree increases from the core to the rim of the meteorite.Chromite and plagioclase assemblages. Polycrystalline troilite. Weathering degree increases from the core to the rim of the meteorite.; submitted by Hamed Pourkhorsandi
Institutions
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CEREGE: CEREGE BP 80 Avenue Philibert, Technopole de l'Arbois 13545 Aix-en-Provence Cedex 4 France, France (institutional address; updated 29 Oct 2018)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 105, MAPS 52, 2411, September 2017. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/maps.12944/full
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Geography:

Iran
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (30° 51' 59"N, 57° 48' 37"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 293 approved meteorites from Kerman, Iran
     This is 1 of 313 approved meteorites from Iran (plus 1 unapproved name)
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