|Morro la Mina|
|Basic information||Name: Morro la Mina|
This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1986
Mass: 1430 g
This is 1 of 8739 approved meteorites (plus 11 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)
Writeup from MB 67:
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Morro la Mina
Found 1986, November 19
Stone. Ordinary chondrite (H5).
A single mass weighing 1430 g was found in the Atacama Desert during an investigation of the Imilac strewnfield (H. Pederson (1988) pers. comm.). Olivine analysis, Fa19.8, classification, A. L. Graham, BM(NH). 1.4 kg now in the University de la Serena, Chile.
|References:||Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 67, Meteoritics 24, 57-60 (1989)|
This is 1 of 925 approved meteorites from Antofagasta, Chile (plus 1 impact crater)
This is 1 of 950 approved meteorites from Chile (plus 9 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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