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Red Dry Lake 062
Basic information Name: Red Dry Lake 062
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: RdDL 062
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2005
Country: United States
Mass:help 35.9 g
Classification
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Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 9637 approved meteorites (plus 16 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 Nov 2018
Data from:
  MB107
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Arizona
Origin or pseudonym:dry lake
Date:2005 Sep 03
Latitude:35°39.05'N
Longitude:114°1.66'W
Mass (g):35.85
Pieces:1
Class:H5
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W5
Fayalite (mol%):18.40±0.3 (N=15)
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.6±0.2 (N=13)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.5±0.2 (N=13)
Classifier:A. Rubin, UCLA
Type spec mass (g):8.62
Type spec location:UCLA
Main mass:Verish
Finder:John P. Wolfe
Comments:Fieldname = ReDL062; thin-section ID# = RSV062; submitted by Daniel Sheikh
Institutions
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UCLA: Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1567, United States (institutional address; updated 17 Oct 2011)
Verish: Robert Verish, Meteorite-Recovery Lab, P.O. Box 463084, Escondido, CA 92046, United States; Website (private address; updated 27 May 2009)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 107, in preparation (2018)
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Geography:

United States
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (35° 39' 3"N, 114° 1' 40"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 167 approved meteorites from Arizona, United States (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 1827 approved meteorites from United States (plus 358 unapproved names) (plus 28 impact craters)
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