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Hami 009
Basic information Name: Hami 009
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2016
Country: China
Mass:help 82 g
Classification
  history:
Recommended:  LL~4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 5 approved meteorites classified as LL~4.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 11 Feb 2019
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Writeup from MB 108:

Hami 009        42°16’42.10"N, 93° 25’28.38"E

Xinjiang, China

Find: 12. Nov 2016

Classification: Ordinary chondrite (LL~4)

History: (Ziyao Wang) The meteorite was discovered by Zijian Wang SW of Hami city, Xinjiang province on 12. Nov. 2016.

Physical characteristics: (Ziyao Wang) Brown stone of 82 g without fusion crust

Petrography: (R. Bartoschewitz, Bart) brown and dark-gray, recrystallized matrix, with well-defined chondrules (0.4-8 mm, av. 1 mm) and irregular, tiny metal and sulfide specks.

Geochemistry: Magnetic susceptibility (R. Bartoschewitz, Bart) log χ (× 10-9 m3/kg) = 4.23

Classification: Ordinary chondrite (LL~4, W2)

Specimens: 17.0 g on deposit at Kiel, Ziyao Wang holds the main mass, and 7.4 g with Bart.

Data from:
  MB108
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Xinjiang
Origin or pseudonym:desert
Date:12. Nov 2016
Latitude:42°16'42.10"N
Longitude:93° 25'28.38"E
Mass (g):82
Pieces:1
Class:LL~4
Weathering grade:W2
Magnetic suscept.:4.23
Classifier:R. Bartoschewitz
Type spec mass (g):17.0
Type spec location:Kiel
Main mass:Ziyao Wang
Finder:Zijian Wang (Urumqi)
Comments:working name WZ48; submitted by R. Bartoschewitz
Institutions
   and collections
Kiel: Geologisches und Mineralogisches Museum, Institut für Geowissenschaften, Christian-Albrechts-Universität Kiel, Ludewig-Mayn-Str. 10, D-24118 Kiel, Germany, Germany (institutional address; updated 13 Sep 2013)
Bart: Bartoschewitz Meteorite Laboratory, Lehmweg 53, D-38518 Gifhorn, Germany; Website (private address; updated 4 Aug 2013)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 108, in preparation (2019)
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Geography:

China
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (42° 16' 42"N, 93° 25' 28"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 203 approved meteorites from Xinjiang, China (plus 3 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 335 approved meteorites from China (plus 13 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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