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Allan Hills A77041
Basic information Name: Allan Hills A77041
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: ALHA77041
This meteorite may also be called Allan Hills 77041 (ALH 77041) in publications.

Observed fall: No
Year found: 1977
Country: Antarctica [Collected jointly by ANSMET (US) and NIPR (Japan)]
Mass:help 16.6 g
Classification
  history:
Antarctic Meteorite Newsletter:  AMN 7(1)  (1984)  LL6
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 76  (1994)  LL6
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  LL6
NIPR Catalogue:  2000 Edition  (2000)  LL6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  LL6
Recommended:  LL6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 2751 approved meteorites (plus 1 unapproved name) classified as LL6.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB76
  Table 2
  Line 41:
Origin or pseudonym:Main icefield
Mass (g):16.6
Class:LL6
Weathering grade:A
Fayalite (mol%):30.7
Ferrosilite (mol%):25.1
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References: Published in Antarctic Meteorite Newsletter 6(2) (1983), JSC, Houston
Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 76, Meteoritics 29, 100-143 (1994)
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Geography:

Antarctica
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (76° 43'S, 159° 40'E)
     Recommended::   (76° 43'S, 159° 40'E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 39173 approved meteorites from Antarctica (plus 5051 unapproved names)
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