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San Juan 079
Basic information Name: San Juan 079
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: SJ 079
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2016
Country: Chile
Mass:help 428 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 106  (2018)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10565 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 1 Jul 2017
Data from:
  MB106
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Origin or pseudonym:Desert
Date:25 Oct 2016
Latitude:25°22.49'S
Longitude:69°51.54'W
Mass (g):427.5
Pieces:1
Class:H5
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):17.42±0.30 (N=15)
Ferrosilite (mol%):15.69±0.35 (N=15)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.44±0.32 (N=15)
Classifier:M. A. Ivanova, Vernad
Type spec mass (g):88.4
Type spec location:Vernad
Main mass:Anonymous owner
Finder:Anonymous
Comments:Analyst S. E. Borisovsky (IGEM), field number S6. One individual sample (387.8 g) and its seven fragments (9,8+3,4+2,3+0,6+0,3+18,5+4,8 g).; submitted by M. A. Ivanova
Institutions
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Vernad: Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry, Russia (institutional address; updated 21 Feb 2016)
IGEM: Institute of Geology of Ore Deposits, Petrography, Mineralogy, and Geochemistry, Russian Academy of Sciences, Staromonetny Per., 35, Moscow, 119017 , Russia (institutional address; updated 16 Dec 2010)
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References: Published in Gattacceca J., Bouvier A., Grossman J., Metzler K., and Uehara M. (2019) Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 106. Meteorit. Planet. Sci. 54 in press.
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Geography:

Chile
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (25° 22' 29"S, 69° 51' 32"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2097 approved meteorites from Antofagasta, Chile (plus 5 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 2125 approved meteorites from Chile (plus 12 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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