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El Médano 427
Basic information Name: El Médano 427
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: EM 427
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2017
Country: Chile
Mass:help 8.2 g
Classification
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Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10324 approved meteorites (plus 18 unapproved names) classified as H5.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 31 Jan 2020
Data from:
  MB109
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Date:14 Nov. 2017
Latitude:24°43.38'S
Longitude:70°21.28'W
Mass (g):8.2
Pieces:1
Class:H5
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):18.78±0.05 (N=2)
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.56±0.41 (N=2)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.16±0.33 (N=2)
Magnetic suscept.:4.80
Classifier:E. Jacquet, B. Doisneau, MNHNP, H. Pourkhorsandi, ULB
Type spec mass (g):8.2
Type spec location:MNHNP
Main mass:MNHNP
Finder:Matthieu Gounelle
Comments:Field name: DM54; submitted by B. Doisneau
Institutions
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MNHNP: Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle, IMPMC-CP52, 57 rue Cuvier, 75005 Paris, France, France; Website (institutional address)
ULB: Université libre de Bruxelles Avenue Franklin Roosevelt 50 - 1050 Bruxelles, Belgium (institutional address; updated 27 Sep 2018)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 109, in preparation (2020)
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Geography:

Chile
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (24° 43' 23"S, 70° 21' 17"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2081 approved meteorites from Antofagasta, Chile (plus 5 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 2109 approved meteorites from Chile (plus 12 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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