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Denman 002
Basic information Name: Denman 002
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1991
Country: Australia
Mass:help 30 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 74  (1993)  CV3
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  CV3
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  CV3
Recommended:  CV3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 514 approved meteorites (plus 1 unapproved name) classified as CV3.   [show all]
Search for other: Carbonaceous chondrites, Carbonaceous chondrites (type 3), CV chondrites, and CV-CK clan chondrites
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Writeup from MB 74:
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Denman 002

Nullarbor, South Australia, Australia

Found 1991 May

Carbonaceous chondrite (CV3)

One mass of 30 g was found. Classification, contains chondrules, about 40% matrix, (nearly opaque, olivine-rich), white aggregates (ameboid olivine and fine-grained CAI), B. Dominik, Museum d'Histoire Naturelle, Geneva, Switzerland. Analysis, olivine Fa0.2-45.6, av. Ni in troilite <0.04%, bulk Mg/Si 1.058, F. Bussy, Dept. of Mineralogy, University of Lausanne, Switzerland. Information, Rolf W. Buhler, Swiss Meteoritie Laboratory, P. 0. Box 126, CH-8750 Glarus, Switzerland. The main mass remains with the finder.

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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 74, Meteoritics 28, 146-153 (1993)
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Geography:

Australia
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (30° 36'S, 130° 4'E)
     Recommended::   (30° 36'S, 130° 4'E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 235 approved meteorites from South Australia, Australia (plus 2 unapproved names) (plus 4 impact craters)
     This is 1 of 704 approved meteorites from Australia (plus 45 unapproved names) (plus 27 impact craters)
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Synonymshelp: Fisher Dip (From MetBase)

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