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Calama 178
Basic information Name: Calama 178
     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 12 g
Classification
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Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10910 approved meteorites (plus 20 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 Oct 2021
Data from:
  MB110
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Date:18 Mar 2021
Latitude:22°18.77'S
Longitude:68°45.65'W
Mass (g):12
Pieces:1
Class:H5
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):18.1±0.4 (N=12)
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.2±0.4 (N=11)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.5±0.3 (N=11)
Classifier:Lorenz C. A., Vernad
Type spec mass (g):3.2
Type spec location:Vernad.
Main mass:Mr. T. Kryachko, bredfild@mail.ru
Finder:Mr. T. Kryachko
Comments:Field name is 7-21; analyst A. Agakhanov (Fersman Mineralogical Museum), T. Kryachko; submitted by Lorenz C.A., Vernad
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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° 18' 46"S, 68° 45' 39"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2310 approved meteorites from Antofagasta, Chile (plus 9 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 2339 approved meteorites from Chile (plus 16 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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