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El Médano 060
Basic information Name: El Médano 060
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: EM 060
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2011
Country: Chile
Mass:help 29 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 101  (2013)  H3
Recommended:  H3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 550 approved meteorites (plus 1 unapproved name) classified as H3.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Comments: Approved 8 Nov 2012
Data from:
  MB101
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Origin or pseudonym:deflation surface
Date:2011 Oct 22
Latitude:24°51'S
Longitude:70°32'W
Mass (g):29
Pieces:2
Class:H3
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):17.3±5.1 (PMD = 26%)
Ferrosilite (mol%):13.2±4.1 (PMD = 28%)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.8±1.1
Magnetic suscept.:4.86
Classifier:A. Hutzler and J. Gattacceca, CEREGE
Type spec mass (g):8
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:CEREGE
Finder:Matthieu Gounelle
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 961 approved meteorites from Antofagasta, Chile (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 986 approved meteorites from Chile (plus 9 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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