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El Médano 489
Basic information Name: El Médano 489
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: EM 489
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2019
Country: Chile
Mass:help 20.7 g
Classification
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Recommended:  H4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6340 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as H4.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 11 Nov 2021
Data from:
  MB110
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Date:2019 nov 6
Latitude:24°40.024'S
Longitude:70°17.306'W
Mass (g):20.71
Pieces:1
Class:H4
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):18.18±1.08 (N=9)
Ferrosilite (mol%):15.41±1.77 (N=7)
Wollastonite (mol%):0.57±0.38 (N=7)
Magnetic suscept.:4.70
Classifier:Béatrice Doisneau (MNHNP), Emmanuel Jacquet (MNHNP)
Type spec mass (g):20.71
Type spec location:MNHNP
Main mass:MNHNP
Finder:Jérôme Gattacceca
Comments:Field name: LA074; submitted by B. Doisneau
Institutions
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MNHNP: Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle, IMPMC-CP52, 57 rue Cuvier, 75005 Paris, France, France; Website (institutional address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 110, in preparation (2021)
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Geography:

Chile
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (24° 40' 1"S, 70° 17' 18"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2243 approved meteorites from Antofagasta, Chile (plus 6 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 2272 approved meteorites from Chile (plus 13 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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