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Yazd 003
Basic information Name: Yazd 003
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2018
Country: Iran
Mass:help 1800 g
Classification
  history:
Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 11543 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 2 Nov 2020
Data from:
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State/Prov/County:Yazd
Origin or pseudonym:desertic surface
Date:2018
Latitude:31.76687°N
Longitude:55.31202°E
Mass (g):1800
Pieces:4
Class:L6
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):25.5 (n=1)
Ferrosilite (mol%):21.4±0.8 (n=2)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.7±0.1
Magnetic suscept.:4.61
Classifier:J. Gattacceca, CEREGE
Type spec mass (g):21
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:Mohamadreza Sajadinia and Hojat Kamali
Finder:Hojat Kamali
Comments:work name AP17; submitted by Jérôme Gattacceca
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CEREGE: CEREGE BP 80 Avenue Philibert, Technopole de l'Arbois 13545 Aix-en-Provence Cedex 4 France, France (institutional address; updated 29 Oct 2018)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 109, in preparation (2020)
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Geography:

Iran
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (31° 46' 1"N, 55° 18' 43"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 8 approved meteorites from Yazd, Iran
     This is 1 of 342 approved meteorites from Iran (plus 1 unapproved name)
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