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Alatage Mountain 045
Basic information Name: Alatage Mountain 045
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: AM 045
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2015
Country: China
Mass:help 8.3 kg
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Recommended:  H4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 5782 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as H4.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 12 Jan 2019
Data from:
  MB108
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Xinjiang
Date:2015 Apr 18
Latitude:41°9'8.84"N
Longitude:92°30'54.74"E
Mass (g):8300
Pieces:1
Class:H4
Fayalite (mol%):19.3
Ferrosilite (mol%):17.1
Wollastonite (mol%):0.9
Classifier:Peng H. and Zhang S., IGCAS
Type spec mass (g):30
Type spec location:IGCAS
Main mass:Wang Jirong & Yang Kexin
Finder:Wang Jirong & Yang Kexin
Comments:Submitted by Li Shijie
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IGCAS: Institute of Geochemistry Chinese Academy of Sciences, Guiyang, China (institutional address; updated 27 Mar 2018)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 108, in preparation (2019)
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China
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     Recommended::   (41° 9' 9"N, 92° 30' 55"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 239 approved meteorites from Xinjiang, China (plus 3 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 376 approved meteorites from China (plus 16 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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