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Elephant Moraine 14066
Basic information Name: Elephant Moraine 14066
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: EET 14066
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2014
Country: Antarctica [Collected by Korean Expedition for Antarctic Meteorites (KOREAMET)]
Mass:help 0.4 g
Classification
  history:
Recommended:  Eucrite    [explanation]

This is 1 of 442 approved meteorites (plus 1 unapproved name) classified as Eucrite.   [show all]
Search for other: Achondrites, Eucrites, and HED achondrites
Comments: Approved 26 May 2018
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Writeup from MB 107:

Elephant Moraine 14066 (EET 14066)        76°15.492’S, 156°36.556’E

Antarctica

Find: 2014 Dec 12

Classification: HED achondrite (Eucrite)

Petrography: The section mainly consists of pyroxene and plagioclase (>An86) with a minor amount of silica and metal. The section is brecciated with mineral and lithic fragments.

Geochemistry: Low-Ca pyroxene is Fs21.1-56.5 Wo1.3-7.1; Plagioclase is An86.0-97.2. One olivine was analyzed (Fa26.6).

Data from:
  MB107
  Table 0
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Origin or pseudonym:Elephant Moraine
Date:2014 Dec 12
Latitude:76°15.492'S
Longitude:156°36.556'E
Mass (g):0.4
Pieces:1
Class:Eucrite
Ferrosilite (mol%):35.3±13.7
Wollastonite (mol%):2.5±1.3
Classifier:C. Park, S. Y. Park, and H. Kim
Type spec mass (g):0.4
Type spec location:KOPRI
Main mass:KOPRI
Finder:T. Kim
Comments:Submitted by C. Park, KOPRI
Institutions
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KOPRI: Korea Polar Research Institute, 26 Songdomirae-ro, Yeonsu-gu, Incheon, Korea, 406-840, South Korea; Website (institutional address; updated 20 Dec 2014)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 107, in preparation (2018)
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Changkun Park   
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Antarctica
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (76° 15' 30"S, 156° 36' 33"E)

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     This is 1 of 39173 approved meteorites from Antarctica (plus 5051 unapproved names)
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