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Rencoret 001
Basic information Name: Rencoret 001
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1996
Country: Chile
Mass:help 1992 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 101  (2013)  H6
Recommended:  H6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 5304 approved meteorites (plus 3 unapproved names) classified as H6.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 11 Dec 2012
Data from:
  MB101
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Origin or pseudonym:Rencoret
Date:1996
Latitude:23°10'32" S
Longitude:69°43'06" W
Mass (g):1992
Pieces:1
Class:H6
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):19.8±1.1
Classifier:Alan Rubin, UCLA
Type spec mass (g):33.1
Type spec location:UCLA
Main mass:MMC
Finder:Edmundo Martinez
Comments:Submitted by Alan Rubin
Institutions
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UCLA: Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1567, United States (institutional address; updated 17 Oct 2011)
MMC: Museo del Meteorito, Tocopilla 401, San Pedro de Atacama, Chile. or Alonso de Ercilla 1250, La Herradura, Coquimbo, Chile, Chile; Website (institutional address; updated 11 Mar 2014)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 101, MAPS 50, 1661, September 2015
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Chile
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (23° 10' 32"S, 69° 43' 6"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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