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Pampa de Mejillones 012
Basic information Name: Pampa de Mejillones 012
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: PdM 012
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2006
Country: Chile
Mass:help 360 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 100  (2012)  H4
Recommended:  H4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 5330 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as H4.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 21 Nov 2011
Data from:
  MB100
  Table 1
  Line 1741:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Origin or pseudonym:deflation surface
Date:03 Jun 2006
Latitude:23°09'44.0"S
Longitude:70°26'10.8"W
Mass (g):360
Pieces:1
Class:H4
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W5
Fayalite (mol%):18.34±0.10
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.33±0.55
Wollastonite (mol%):0.99±0.38
Magnetic suscept.:4.77
Classifier:M. Valenzuela, J. Gattacceca and M. Bourot-Denise
Type spec mass (g):105
Type spec location:Chil
Main mass:Chil
Finder:P. Rochette, C. Suavet and M. Valenzuela (field party)
Comments:other mass in CEREGE; submitted by P. Rochette and M. Valenzuela
Institutions
   and collections
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. 100, MAPS 49, E1-E101 (2014)
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Geography:

Chile
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (23° 9' 44"S, 70° 26' 11"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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