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Calate 017
Basic information Name: Calate 017
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2017
Country: Chile
Mass:help 1900 g
Classification
  history:
Recommended:  L5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6546 approved meteorites (plus 4 unapproved names) classified as L5.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 27 Sep 2019
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Writeup from MB 108:

Calate 017        21°34.97’S, 69°36.83’W

Antofagasta, Chile

Find: 19 Oct 2017

Classification: Ordinary chondrite (L5)

Geochemistry: Mineral composition and Geochemistry: EDS-WDS analyses (V.I. Taskaev, IGEM RAS). The primary chondrite paragenesis includes olivine Fa25.11±1.46 (N=13) orthopyroxene Fs20.1±0.6Wo1.52±0.25 (N=12)

Classification: (Pavel Yu. Plechov, FMMR). Ordinary chondrite, L5, S1, W2

Specimens: Mr. M. Nepomiluev holds main mass about 1.9 kg. 40 g and thin section, FMMR.

Data from:
  MB108
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Origin or pseudonym:plain
Date:19 Oct 2017
Latitude:21°34.97'S
Longitude:69°36.83'W
Mass (g):1900
Pieces:Many
Class:L5
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):25.11±1.46 (N=13)
Ferrosilite (mol%):20.1±0.6 (N=12)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.52±0.25 (N=12)
Classifier:Pavel Yu. Plechov, FMMR
Type spec mass (g):40
Type spec location:FMMR
Main mass:Mr. M. Nepomiluev, ramatahatta2@mail.ru
Finder:Mr. M. Nepomiluev
Comments:field name is M-2-35; FMM name is FN330; submitted by Pavel Yu. Plechov, pplechov@gmail.com
Institutions
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IGEM: Institute of Geology of Ore Deposits, Petrography, Mineralogy, and Geochemistry, Russian Academy of Sciences, Staromonetny Per., 35, Moscow, 119017 , Russia (institutional address; updated 16 Dec 2010)
FMMR: Fersman Mineralogical Museum, Leninskiy prospekt 18 korpus 2, Moscow, Russia, 119071, Russia; Website (institutional address; updated 24 Feb 2018)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 108, in preparation (2019)
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Geography:

Chile
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (21° 34' 58"S, 69° 36' 50"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1453 approved meteorites from Antofagasta, Chile (plus 4 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 1480 approved meteorites from Chile (plus 10 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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