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San Juan 039
Basic information Name: San Juan 039
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: SJ 039
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2009
Country: Chile
Mass:help 38.5 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 99  (2012)  L6
Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10013 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)
Comments: Approved 1 Oct 2010
Revised 20 Jan 2013: True coordinates supplied by J. Gattacceca
Data from:
  MB99
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Origin or pseudonym:deflation surface
Date:9 Sept 2009
Latitude:25°35'S
Longitude:69°47'W
Mass (g):38.5
Pieces:1
Class:L6
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):24.7±0.2
Ferrosilite (mol%):20.7±0.3
Magnetic suscept.:4.59
Classifier:J. Gattacceca, M. Uehara, CEREGE
Type spec mass (g):8
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:Chil
Finder:J. Gattacceca
Comments:Submitted by J. Gattacceca
Institutions
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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)
Chil: University of Chile, Plaza Ercilla 803, Casilla 13518­, Correo 21, Santiago, Chile (institutional address; updated 17 Sep 2011)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 99, April 2012, MAPS 47, E1-E52 (2012) [published online only]
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Geography:

Chile
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (25° 22' 16"S, 69° 53' 51"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 987 approved meteorites from Antofagasta, Chile (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 1012 approved meteorites from Chile (plus 9 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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