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Dominion Range 18862
Basic information Name: Dominion Range 18862
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: DOM 18862
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2018
Country: Antarctica [Collected by US Antarctic Search for Meteorites program (ANSMET)]
Mass:help 1.75 g
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Recommended:  L3.6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 59 approved meteorites classified as L3.6.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Comments: Approved 13 Mar 2021
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Writeup from AMN 44(1):






Data from:
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Date:2018
Latitude:-85.6314
Longitude:166.9330
Mass (g):1.745
Pieces:1
Class:L3.6
Weathering grade:B/C
Fayalite (mol%):8-30
Ferrosilite (mol%):17
Classifier:SI
Type spec mass (g):1.745
Type spec location:JSC
Main mass:JSC
Finder:ANSMET
Comments:EMPA; submitted by AMN
Institutions
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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 44(1) (2021), JSC, Houston
Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 110, in preparation (2021)
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     Recommended::   (85° 37' 53"S, 166° 55' 59"E)

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     This is 1 of 40744 approved meteorites from Antarctica (plus 4494 unapproved names)
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