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Los Vientos 031
Basic information Name: Los Vientos 031
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: LoV 031
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2012
Country: Chile
Mass:help 81 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 102  (2014)  L6
Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10013 approved meteorites (plus 3 unapproved names) classified as L6.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 2 Jul 2013
Data from:
  MB102
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Origin or pseudonym:deflation surface
Date:2012 Feb
Latitude:~24°41'S
Longitude:~69°46'W
Mass (g):81
Pieces:9
Class:L6
Weathering grade:W2
Magnetic suscept.:4.40
Classifier:J. Gattacceca, A. Hutzler, CEREGE
Type spec mass (g):22
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:Michael Warner
Finder:Michael Warner
Comments:Numerous mm-thick shock veins. Likely paired with Los Vientos 014.; 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::   (24° 41'S, 69° 46'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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