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Hami 017
Basic information Name: Hami 017
     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 327 g
Classification
  history:
Recommended:  L~5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 58 approved meteorites classified as L~5.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 11 Feb 2019
Writeuphelp
Writeup from MB 108:

Hami 017        42°17’11.12"N, 93°26’19.09"E

Xinjiang, China

Find: 2016

Classification: Ordinary chondrite (L~5)

History: (Ziyao Wang) The meteorite was discovered by Zijian Wang near Hami city (Xinjiang province) in 2016.

Physical characteristics: Two brown stones with totally 326.8 g

Petrography: (R. Bartoschewitz, Bart) brown, recrystallized matrix, with developed chondrules (0.4-1 mm, av. 0.6 mm) and irregular metal and sulfide inclusions

Geochemistry: Magnetic susceptibility (R. Bartoschewitz, Bart) log χ (× 10-9 m3/kg) = 4.86

Classification: Ordinary chondrite (L~5, W3)

Specimens: 22.2 g on deposit at Kiel, Ziyao Wang holds the main mass, and 118 g with Bart.

Data from:
  MB108
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Xinjiang
Origin or pseudonym:desert
Date:2016
Latitude:42°17'11.12"N
Longitude:93°26'19.09"E
Mass (g):326.8
Pieces:2
Class:L~5
Weathering grade:W3
Magnetic suscept.:4.86
Classifier:R. Bartoschewitz
Type spec mass (g):22.2
Type spec location:Kiel
Main mass:Ziyao Wang
Finder:Zijian Wang (Urumqi)
Comments:working name WZ65; 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° 17' 11"N, 93° 26' 19"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 239 approved meteorites from Xinjiang, China (plus 3 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 376 approved meteorites from China (plus 16 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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