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Yamato 984057
Basic information Name: Yamato 984057
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Y-984057
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1998
Country: Antarctica [Collected by National Institute of Polar Research, Japan]
Mass:help 6.8 g
Classification
  history:
NIPR Newsletter:  MN 21  (2012)  EL6
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 101  (2012)  EL6
Recommended:  EL6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 120 approved meteorites classified as EL6.   [show all]
Search for other: EL chondrites, Enstatite chondrites, Enstatite chondrites (type 4-7), and Enstatite-rich meteorites
Comments: Approved 15 Jun 2012
Data from:
  MB101
  Table 0
  Line 0:
Date:1998
Mass (g):6.820
Pieces:1
Class:EL6
Weathering grade:B
Ferrosilite (mol%):0.4 (0.0-1.6)
Classifier:A. Yamaguchi, N. Imae, M. Kimura, and H. Kojima, NIPR
Type spec mass (g):6.820
Type spec location:NIPR
Main mass:NIPR
Comments:Si in Fe metal = ~0.9 wt%; submitted by A. Yamaguchi
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NIPR: Antarctic Meteorite Research Center, National Institute of Polar Research, 10-3 Midori-cho, Tachikawa, Tokyo 190-8518, Japan; Website (institutional address; updated 9 Dec 2013)
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References: Published in Meteorite newsletter : Japanese collection of Antarctic meteorites /Meteorite newsletter : Japanese collection of Antarctic meteorites ,21,1-33 (2012-06)
Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 101, MAPS 50, 1661, September 2015
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Geography:

Antarctica
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 40129 approved meteorites from Antarctica (plus 4494 unapproved names)

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