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Sierra Gorda 031
Basic information Name: Sierra Gorda 031
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2018
Country: Chile
Mass:help 120.8 g
Classification
  history:
Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 11584 approved meteorites (plus 6 unapproved names) classified as L6.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 23 Feb 2020
Data from:
  MB109
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Date:3 Apr 2018
Latitude:22°30.25'S
Longitude:69°2.87'W
Mass (g):120.8
Pieces:3
Class:L6
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):23.1±0.3 (N=12)
Ferrosilite (mol%):19.6±0.3 (N=12)
Wollastonite (mol%):2.4±0.4 (N=12)
Classifier:Lorenz C. A., Vernad
Type spec mass (g):23.7
Type spec location:Vernad
Main mass:I. Chaplygin, ichap@rambler.ru
Finder:Chaplygin Ilya
Comments:field name is 012, analyst T. Kryachko (Technograd, Moscow); submitted by Lorenz C.A., Vernad
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Vernad: Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry, Russia (institutional address; updated 21 Feb 2016)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 109, in preparation (2020)
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Chile
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (22° 30' 15"S, 69° 2' 52"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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