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Allan Hills 84010
Basic information Name: Allan Hills 84010
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: ALH 84010
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1984
Country: Antarctica [Collected by US Antarctic Search for Meteorites program (ANSMET)]
Mass:help 303 g
Classification
  history:
Antarctic Meteorite Newsletter:  AMN 9(2)  (1986)  Aubrite
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 76  (1994)  Aubrite
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  Aubrite
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  Aubrite
Recommended:  Aubrite    [explanation]

This is 1 of 66 approved meteorites classified as Aubrite.   [show all]
Search for other: Achondrites, Aubrites, Enstatite achondrites, and Enstatite-rich meteorites
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Writeup from AMN 9(2):
Data from:
  MB76
  Table 2
  Line 976:
Origin or pseudonym:Middle Western
Mass (g):303
Class:Aub
Weathering grade:A
Fayalite (mol%):0
Ferrosilite (mol%):0
Comments:83009 pairing group
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References: Published in Antarctic Meteorite Newsletter 9(2) (1986), JSC, Houston
Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 76, Meteoritics 29, 100-143 (1994)
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Geography:

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Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (76° 43'S, 159° 40'E)
     Recommended::   (76° 53' 9"S, 158° 36' 50"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 32.8 km apart

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     This is 1 of 38937 approved meteorites from Antarctica (plus 5051 unapproved names)
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