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Los Vientos 438
Basic information Name: Los Vientos 438
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: LoV 438
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2016
Country: Chile
Mass:help 95 g
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Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10864 approved meteorites (plus 19 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 25 Apr 2021
Data from:
  MB110
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Origin or pseudonym:Ignimbrite plain
Date:2016-Feb-27
Latitude:24°38.974'S
Longitude:069°52.560'W
Mass (g):95
Pieces:2
Class:H5
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):19.8±0.5 (N=14)
Ferrosilite (mol%):17.9±0.5 (N=12)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.0±0.5 (N=12)
Classifier:J.Llorca, UPC
Type spec mass (g):22
Type spec location:UPC
Main mass:Javier Álvarez
Finder:Javier Álvarez - José Vicente Casado
Comments:Field name: Met-2016-043; submitted by David Allepuz
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UPC: Institut de Tècniques Energètiques, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya Diagonal 647, ed. ETSEIB, 08028 Barcelona, Spain, Spain (institutional address; updated 3 May 2015)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 110, in preparation (2021)
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Chile
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (24° 38' 58"S, 69° 52' 34"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2255 approved meteorites from Antofagasta, Chile (plus 6 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 2284 approved meteorites from Chile (plus 13 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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