|Basic information||Name: Pampa (a)|
This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1986
Mass: 380 g
This is 1 of 9867 approved meteorites (plus 3 unapproved names) classified as L6. [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Writeup from MB 65:
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DISCOVERY OF THE PAMPA (a), CHILE, STONY METEORITE
Name: PAMPA (a)
Place of find: 10 km N. of Pampa, between Antofagasta and Mejillones, Antofagasta, Chile.
Date of find: February 25, 1986
Class and type: Stone. Olivine-hypersthene chondrite (L6). Olivine Fa25.
Number of Individual
Total weight: 370 g
Circumstances of find: Found by a Chilean prospector.
Source: W. Zeitschel, PO. Box 2340, Hanau, West Germany.
|References:||Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 65, Meteoritics 22, 157-163 (1987)|
This is 1 of 909 approved meteorites from Antofagasta, Chile (plus 1 impact crater)
This is 1 of 934 approved meteorites from Chile (plus 9 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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