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Pampa (g)
Basic information Name: Pampa (g)
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2000
Country: Chile
Mass:help 2.9 kg
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  L5
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 85  (2001)  L5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L5
Recommended:  L5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 5941 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as L5.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB85
  Table 2
  Line 21:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta, Chile
Origin or pseudonym:Deflation basin
Date:2000
Latitude:23°11'S
Longitude:70°26'W
Mass (g):2900
Pieces:3
Class:L5
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):24.5
Ferrosilite (mol%):22.4
Classifier:M. Zolensky (JSC)
Type spec mass (g):30
Main mass:R. Martinez
Finder:Rodrigo Martinez
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JSC: Mailcode KT, 2101 NASA Parkway, NASA Johnson Space Center, Houston, TX 77058, United States; Website (institutional address; updated 3 Sep 2013)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 85, MAPS 36, A293-A322 (2001)
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Geography:

Chile
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (23° 11'S, 70° 26'W)
     Recommended::   (23° 11'S, 70° 26'W)

Statistics:
     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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