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Sierra Gorda 008
Basic information Name: Sierra Gorda 008
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2018
Country: Chile
Mass:help 66 g
Classification
  history:
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 9509 approved meteorites (plus 11 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 9 Oct 2018
Data from:
  MB107
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Date:10 Apr 2018
Latitude:22°30.15'S
Longitude:69°7.97'W
Mass (g):66
Pieces:1
Class:H5
Fayalite (mol%):18.1±0.4 (N=16)
Ferrosilite (mol%):15.8±0.3 (N=10)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.3±0.6 (N=10)
Classifier:Lorenz C. A., Vernad
Type spec mass (g):13.23
Type spec location:Vernad.
Main mass:Mr. T. Kryachko, bredfield@mail.ru
Finder:Mr. T. Kryachko
Comments:Field name is Calama 4-70; analyst T. Kryachko (Technograd, Moscow); submitted by Lorenz C.A., Vernad
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Vernad: Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry, Russia (institutional address; updated 21 Feb 2016)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 107, in preparation (2018)
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Timur Kryachko   
Geography:

Chile
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (22° 30' 9"S, 69° 7' 58"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1307 approved meteorites from Antofagasta, Chile (plus 1 unapproved name) (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 1334 approved meteorites from Chile (plus 7 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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