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Reckling Peak 17106
Basic information Name: Reckling Peak 17106
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: RKP 17106
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2018
Country: Antarctica [Collected by Programma Nazionale di Ricerche in Antartide (PNRA), Italy]
Mass:help 10 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 108  (2020)  LL6
Recommended:  LL6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 2817 approved meteorites (plus 1 unapproved name) classified as LL6.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 22 Apr 2019
Data from:
  MB108
  Table 0
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Origin or pseudonym:Reckling Moraine
Date:2018 Jan 31
Latitude:76°14.780'S
Longitude:158°16.801'E
Mass (g):10
Pieces:1
Class:LL6
Shock stage:S4
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):29.9±1.6
Ferrosilite (mol%):25.3±0.7
Wollastonite (mol%):2.3±0.1
Magnetic suscept.:4.44
Classifier:L. Boni and L. Folco, DST-PI
Type spec mass (g):10
Type spec location:MNA-SI
Main mass:MNA-SI
Finder:Matteo Masotta
Comments:Submitted by L. Folco (DST UniPi)
Institutions
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DST-PI: Dipartimento di Scienze della Terra, Università di Pisa, Via S. Maria 53, 56126 Pisa, Italy (institutional address; updated 17 Oct 2011)
MNA-SI: Museo Nazionale dell'Antartide, Università di Siena, Via Laterina 8, I-53100 Siena, Italy; Website (institutional address; updated 13 Dec 2011)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 108 (2020) Meteorit. Planet. Sci. 55, 1146-1150
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Antarctica
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (76° 14' 47"S, 158° 16' 48"E)

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     This is 1 of 40773 approved meteorites from Antarctica (plus 4570 unapproved names)
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