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Los Vientos 016
Basic information Name: Los Vientos 016
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: LoV 016
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2009
Country: Chile
Mass:help 1.9 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 102  (2014)  LL3
Recommended:  LL3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 264 approved meteorites classified as LL3.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL 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
Latitude:~24°41'S
Longitude:~69°46'W
Mass (g):1.9
Pieces:1
Class:LL3
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):13.8±8.7 (PMD 51%)
Ferrosilite (mol%):11.5±6.1
Wollastonite (mol%):0.7±0.5
Magnetic suscept.:4.13
Classifier:J. Gattacceca, CEREGE
Type spec mass (g):1
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:Michael Warner
Finder:Michael Warner
Comments:Mean chondrule diameter 820 um. Dusty olivine up to 1 mm. Olivine zoned. Estimated subtype 3.2-3.5.; 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. 102, MAPS 50, 1662, September 2015
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Geography:

Chile
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (24° 41'S, 69° 46'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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