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Elephant Moraine 92184
Basic information Name: Elephant Moraine 92184
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: EET 92184
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1992
Country: Antarctica [Collected by US Antarctic Search for Meteorites program (ANSMET)]
Mass:help 12 g
Classification
  history:
Antarctic Meteorite Newsletter:  AMN 17(3)  (1994)  L4
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 79  (1996)  L4
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  L4
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L4
Recommended:  L4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 1648 approved meteorites (plus 4 unapproved names) classified as L4.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB79
  Table 2
  Line 383:
Origin or pseudonym:Northern Ice Patch
Mass (g):12
Class:L4
Weathering grade:A/B
Fayalite (mol%):25
Ferrosilite (mol%):14-21
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References: Published in Antarctic Meteorite Newsletter 17(3) (1994), JSC, Houston
Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 79, MAPS 31, A161-A174 (1996)
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Geography:

Antarctica
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (76° 11'S, 157° 10'E)
     Recommended::   (76° 1' 34"S, 156° 2' 36"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 34.9 km apart

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 40129 approved meteorites from Antarctica (plus 4494 unapproved names)
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