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San Juan 031
Basic information Name: San Juan 031
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: SJ 031
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2008
Country: Chile
Mass:help 218 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 97  (2010)  L3
Recommended:  L3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 584 approved meteorites classified as L3.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Comments: Approved 1 Sep 2009
Revised 20 Jan 2013: True coordinates supplied by J. Gattacceca
Data from:
  MB97
  Table 3
  Line 20:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta, Chile
Date:Oct 18, 2008
Latitude:25°35'S
Longitude:69°47'W
Mass (g):218.0
Pieces:1
Class:L3
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W0/1
Fayalite (mol%):24.13 ± 0.96
Ferrosilite (mol%):17.75 ± 2.79
Magnetic suscept.:4.98
Classifier:J. Gattacceca and M. Uehara, CEREGE
Type spec mass (g):62
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:Depto. Geología, U. de Chile, Santiago, Chile.
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CEREGE: CEREGE BP 80 Avenue Philibert, Europole de l'Arbois 13545 Aix-en-Provence Cedex 4 France, France (institutional address; updated 9 Mar 2016)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 97, MAPS 45, 449-493 (2010)
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Geography:

Chile
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (25° 26' 25"S, 69° 52' 44"W)

Statistics:
     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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