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El Médano 043
Basic information Name: El Médano 043
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: EM 043
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2011
Country: Chile
Mass:help 24.8 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 101  (2013)  H4
Recommended:  H4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 5363 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 27 Jul 2012
Data from:
  MB101
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Origin or pseudonym:deflation surface
Date:2011 Oct 23
Latitude:24°51'S
Longitude:70°32'W
Mass (g):24.8
Pieces:1
Class:H4
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):18.7±0.6
Ferrosilite (mol%):17.2±0.6
Wollastonite (mol%):1.1±0.1
Magnetic suscept.:5.11
Classifier:A. Hutzler, J. Gattacceca, CEREGE
Type spec mass (g):7
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:Sernageomin. Chile
Finder:Jérôme Gattacceca
Comments:Submitted by J. Gattacceca
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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. 101, MAPS 50, 1661, September 2015
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Geography:

Chile
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (24° 51'S, 70° 32'W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1020 approved meteorites from Antofagasta, Chile (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 1045 approved meteorites from Chile (plus 9 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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