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Duguitala
Basic information Name: Duguitala
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2016
Country: China
Mass:help 82 g
Classification
  history:
Recommended:  H~5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 174 approved meteorites classified as H~5.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 12 Mar 2019
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Writeup from MB 108:

Duguitala        40°25’30.27"N, 108°40’32.09"E

Nei Mongol, China

Find: 2016

Classification: Ordinary chondrite (H~5)

History: (Ziyao Wang) Discovered by Yongsheng Wang in the Ordos Desert, Inner Mongolia, in 2016

Physical characteristics: Gray stone of 82 g without fusion crust.

Petrography: (R. Bartoschewitz, Bart) dark-gray, porous matrix with few poorly developed lighter chondrules and irregular metal and sulfide aggregates. Some matrix vugs show silicate crystals.

Geochemistry: Magnetic susceptibility (R. Bartoschewitz, Bart) log χ (× 10-9 m3/kg) = 5.44

Classification: Ordinary chondrite (H~5, W1)

Specimens: 16.6 g on deposit at Kiel, Ziyao Wang holds the main mass, and 13 g with Bart.

Data from:
  MB108
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Nei Mongol
Origin or pseudonym:desert
Date:2016
Latitude:40°25'30.27"N
Longitude:108°40'32.09"E
Mass (g):82
Pieces:1
Class:H~5
Weathering grade:W1
Magnetic suscept.:5.44
Classifier:R. Bartoschewitz
Type spec mass (g):16.6
Type spec location:Kiel
Main mass:Ziyao Wang
Finder:Yongsheng Wang
Comments:working name WZ61; submitted by R. Bartoschewitz
Institutions
   and collections
Kiel: Geologisches und Mineralogisches Museum, Institut für Geowissenschaften, Christian-Albrechts-Universität Kiel, Ludewig-Mayn-Str. 10, D-24118 Kiel, Germany, Germany (institutional address; updated 13 Sep 2013)
Bart: Bartoschewitz Meteorite Laboratory, Lehmweg 53, D-38518 Gifhorn, Germany; Website (private address; updated 4 Aug 2013)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 108, in preparation (2019)
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Geography:

China
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (40° 25' 30"N, 108° 40' 32"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 18 approved meteorites from Nei Mongol, China (plus 1 unapproved name)
     This is 1 of 376 approved meteorites from China (plus 16 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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