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Elephant Moraine 16199
Basic information Name: Elephant Moraine 16199
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: EET 16199
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2016
Country: Antarctica [Collected by US Antarctic Search for Meteorites program (ANSMET)]
Mass:help 0.7 g
Classification
  history:
Antarctic Meteorite Newsletter:  AMN 40(2)  (2017)  Winonaite
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 106  (2018)  Winonaite
Recommended:  Winonaite    [explanation]

This is 1 of 35 approved meteorites classified as Winonaite.   [show all]
Search for other: Primitive achondrites, Winonaites
Comments: Approved 12 Sep 2017
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Writeup from AMN 40(2):
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Date:2016
Mass (g):0.7
Pieces:1
Class:Winonaite
Weathering grade:Ce
Fayalite (mol%):6-9
Ferrosilite (mol%):1-7
Classifier:SI
Type spec mass (g):0.7
Type spec location:JSC
Main mass:JSC
Finder:ANSMET
Comments:Submitted by AMN
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JSC: Mailcode KT, 2101 NASA Parkway, NASA Johnson Space Center, Houston, TX 77058, United States; Website (institutional address; updated 3 Sep 2013)
SI: Department of Mineral Sciences, NHB-119, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC 20560, United States; Website (institutional address; updated 16 Jan 2012)
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References: Published in Antarctic Meteorite Newsletter 40(2) (2017), JSC, Houston
Published in Gattacceca J., Bouvier A., Grossman J., Metzler K., and Uehara M. (2019) Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 106. Meteorit. Planet. Sci. 54 in press.
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Geography:

Antarctica
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 39173 approved meteorites from Antarctica (plus 5051 unapproved names)

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