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Dominion Range 18787
Basic information Name: Dominion Range 18787
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: DOM 18787
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2018
Country: Antarctica [Collected by US Antarctic Search for Meteorites program (ANSMET)]
Mass:help 3.44 g
Classification
  history:
Antarctic Meteorite Newsletter:  AMN 42(2)  (2019)  Howardite
Recommended:  Howardite    [explanation]

This is 1 of 372 approved meteorites classified as Howardite.   [show all]
Search for other: Achondrites, HED achondrites, and Howardites
Comments: Approved 14 Aug 2019
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Writeup from AMN 42(2):
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State/Prov/County:Antarctica
Date:2018
Latitude:-85.6428
Longitude:166.6170
Mass (g):3.443
Pieces:1
Class:Howardite
Weathering grade:A/B
Fayalite (mol%):12
Ferrosilite (mol%):20-52
Classifier:SI
Type spec mass (g):3.443
Type spec location:JSC
Main mass:JSC
Finder:ANSMET
Comments:Submitted by AMN
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JSC: Mailcode KT, 2101 NASA Parkway, NASA Johnson Space Center, Houston, TX 77058, United States; Website (institutional address; updated 3 Sep 2013)
SI: Department of Mineral Sciences, NHB-119, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC 20560, United States; Website (institutional address; updated 16 Jan 2012)
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References: Published in Antarctic Meteorite Newsletter 42(2) (2019), JSC, Houston
Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 108, in preparation (2019)
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     Recommended::   (85° 38' 34"S, 166° 37' 1"E)

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     This is 1 of 239 approved meteorites from Antarctica, Antarctica
     This is 1 of 39173 approved meteorites from Antarctica (plus 5051 unapproved names)
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