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Los Vientos 154
Basic information Name: Los Vientos 154
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: LoV 154
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2013
Country: Chile
Mass:help 0.8 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 106  (2018)  H3
Recommended:  H3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 616 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as H3.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Comments: Approved 7 Feb 2017
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Writeup from MB 106:

Los Vientos 154 (LoV 154)        ~24°41’S, ~69°46’W

Antofagasta, Chile

Find: 2013 Nov 06

Classification: Ordinary chondrite (H3)

Physical characteristics: Full crusted stone

Geochemistry: Olivine Fa18.2±9.3, PMD=47%, Cr2O3 = 0.07±0.07 wt% (N=10). Orthopyroxene Fs14.0±10.4 (PMD=71%) Wo1.9±1.8 (N=5).

Classification: H3. Estimated subtype 3.2 to 3.5 based on Cr2O3 content of olivine and PMD of olivine Fa.

Data from:
  MB106
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Origin or pseudonym:deflation surface
Date:2013 Nov 06
Latitude:~24°41'S
Longitude:~69°46'W
Mass (g):0.80
Pieces:1
Class:H3
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):18.2±9.3 (N=10)
Ferrosilite (mol%):14.0±10.4 (N=5)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.9±1.8
Magnetic suscept.:4.86
Classifier:J. Gattacceca, H. Pourkhorsandi, P. Rochette, CEREGE
Type spec mass (g):0.50
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:CEREGE
Finder:Pierre Rochette
Comments:work name P315; submitted by Jérôme Gattacceca
Institutions
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CEREGE: CEREGE BP 80 Avenue Philibert, Technopole de l'Arbois 13545 Aix-en-Provence Cedex 4 France, France (institutional address; updated 29 Oct 2018)
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References: Published in Gattacceca J., Bouvier A., Grossman J., Metzler K., and Uehara M. (2019) Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 106. Meteorit. Planet. Sci. 54 in press.
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Geography:

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

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1705 approved meteorites from Antofagasta, Chile (plus 5 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 1733 approved meteorites from Chile (plus 11 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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