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Guatangzishawo 002
Basic information Name: Guatangzishawo 002
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2018
Country: China
Mass:help 1188 g
Classification
  history:
Recommended:  L5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 8487 approved meteorites (plus 4 unapproved names) classified as L5.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 26 Dec 2021
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Writeup from MB 110:

Guatangzishawo 002        40°03’51.63", 98°9’33.42"

Gansu, China

Find: 2018

Classification: Ordinary chondrite (L5)

History: Found in 2018, less than 1 km away from Guatangzishawo 001

Physical characteristics: A fully crusted stone

Geochemistry: Olivine Fa25.4-29.0, N=24; Low-Ca pyroxene Fs21.3-23.5Wo1.6-2.9, N=21

Classification: Ordinary chondrite (L5). Likely paired with Guatangzishawo 001.

Data from:
  MB110
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Gansu
Date:2018
Latitude:40°03'51.63"
Longitude:98°9'33.42"
Mass (g):1188
Pieces:1
Class:L5
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):26.6±0.8 (n=24)
Ferrosilite (mol%):22.2±0.5 (n=21)
Wollastonite (mol%):2.1±0.4 (n=21)
Classifier:Li shijie & Fan yan
Type spec mass (g):25
Type spec location:IGCAS
Main mass:Wang Mao
Finder:Wang Mao
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 Gattacceca J., McCubbin F.M., Grossman J., Bouvier A., Chabot N.L., D'Orazio M., Goodrich C., Greshake A., Gross J., Komatsu M., Miao B., and Schrader D. (2022) The Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 110. Meteorit. Planet. Sci. 1-4
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China
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (40° 3' 52"N, 98° 9' 33"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 13 approved meteorites from Gansu, China
     This is 1 of 455 approved meteorites from China (plus 10 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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