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Calama 163
Basic information Name: Calama 163
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2021
Country: Chile
Mass:help 28 g
Classification
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Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10324 approved meteorites (plus 18 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 17 Jul 2021
Data from:
  MB110
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Date:28 Mar 2021
Latitude:22°21.89'S
Longitude:68°36.61'W
Mass (g):28
Pieces:1
Class:H5
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):19.4±0.7 (N=12)
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.9±0.3 (N=12)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.1±0.2 (N=12)
Classifier:Lorenz C. A., Vernad
Type spec mass (g):7.5
Type spec location:Vernad
Main mass:Mr. T. Kryachko, bredfild@mail.ru
Finder:Mr. T. Kryachko
Comments:Field name is 7-56; analyst A. Agakhanov (Fersman Mineralogical Museum), T. Kryachko; submitted by Lorenz C.A., Vernad
Institutions
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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. 110, in preparation (2021)
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Chile
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (22° 21' 53"S, 68° 36' 37"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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