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Limón Verde 003
Basic information Name: Limón Verde 003
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2012
Country: Chile
Mass:help 2.63 kg
Classification
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Recommended:  H3-6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 60 approved meteorites classified as H3-6.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Comments: Approved 10 Mar 2014
Data from:
  MB103
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Origin or pseudonym:deflation surface
Date:2012 Sep 7
Latitude:22°35.832'S
Longitude:68°42.594'W
Mass (g):2634
Pieces:1
Class:H3-6
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):21.4±5.5 (PMD=20%, N=9), 20.3±0.0
Ferrosilite (mol%):12.8±5.5 (PMD=31%, N=7), 17.6±0.1
Wollastonite (mol%):1.2±0.8, 1.8±0.1
Magnetic suscept.:5.12
Classifier:J. Gattacceca, M. Aboulahris
Type spec mass (g):37
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:MMC
Finder:Rodrigo Martinez
Comments:Breccia of types 3 and 6 material. Fa and Fs values for each lithology are reported separately. Cr2O3 in ferroan olivine of type 3 lithology 0.07±0.09 wt.%, n=9; 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)
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. 103, in preparation (2014)
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Geography:

Chile
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (22° 35' 50"S, 68° 42' 36"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 925 approved meteorites from Antofagasta, Chile (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 950 approved meteorites from Chile (plus 9 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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