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Reid 013
Basic information Name: Reid 013
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1991
Country: Australia
Mass:help 330 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 75  (1993)  Brachinite
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  Brachinite
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  Brachinite
Recommended:  Brachinite    [explanation]

This is 1 of 45 approved meteorites classified as Brachinite.   [show all]
Search for other: Brachinites, Primitive achondrites
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Writeup from MB 75:
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Reid 013

Nullarbor, Western Australia, Australia

Found 1991

Achondrite (brachinite)

A mass of 330 g was found. Classification and analysis, olivine Fa33.9, clinopyroxene Wo45.5Fs10.9, orthopyroxene Wo1.7Fs27.0, plagioclase An31.5Ab68.1Or0.44, C. F. Lewis and J. Clark, Center for Meteorite Studies, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona 85287, USA. One g and section at ASU, 0.6 g at Western Australian Museum, Perth, Western Australia, Australia. Reid 013 may be paired with Nova 003. Information, Blaine Reed, 907 County Road 207 #17, Durango, Colorado 81301, USA.

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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 75, Meteoritics 28, 692-703 (1993)
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Geography:

Australia
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (30° 5'S, 128° 55'E)
     Recommended::   (30° 5'S, 128° 55'E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 339 approved meteorites from Western Australia, Australia (plus 1 unapproved name) (plus 11 impact craters)
     This is 1 of 702 approved meteorites from Australia (plus 46 unapproved names) (plus 27 impact craters)
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