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Catalina 021
Basic information Name: Catalina 021
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2009
Country: Chile
Mass:help 320 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 102  (2014)  H3
Recommended:  H3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 547 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 23 May 2013
Data from:
  MB102
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Origin or pseudonym:deflation surface
Date:2009 Dec 13
Latitude:~25°14'S
Longitude:~69°43'W
Mass (g):320
Pieces:11
Class:H3
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):12.6±7.4 (PMD 55%)
Ferrosilite (mol%):11.8±4.7 (PMD 34%)
Wollastonite (mol%):0.8±0.6
Magnetic suscept.:5.06
Classifier:J. Gattacceca, CEREGE
Type spec mass (g):38
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:Eric Christensen
Finder:Eric Christensen
Comments:Zoned olivine. Cr2O3 in ferroan olivine 0.04 wt.%. Estimated subtype 3.3-3.5; 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)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 102, MAPS 50, 1662, September 2015
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Geography:

Chile
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (25° 14'S, 69° 43'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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