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Los Vientos 428
Basic information Name: Los Vientos 428
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: LoV 428
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2017
Country: Chile
Mass:help 5.3 kg
Classification
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Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 11509 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 20 Mar 2021
Data from:
  MB110
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Origin or pseudonym:Gravel pediment
Date:21 Feb 2017
Latitude:24°40.786'S
Longitude:69°52.000'W
Mass (g):5300
Pieces:1
Class:L6
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):24.7 (n=1)
Ferrosilite (mol%):21.4 (n=1)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.0
Magnetic suscept.:4.59
Classifier:J. Gattacceca, CEREGE
Type spec mass (g):28.5
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:Sergey Vasiliev
Finder:Sergey Vasiliev
Comments:work name ST16; 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. 110, in preparation (2021)
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Sergey Vasiliev   
Geography:

Chile
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (24° 40' 47"S, 69° 52' 0"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1974 approved meteorites from Antofagasta, Chile (plus 5 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 2002 approved meteorites from Chile (plus 11 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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