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Lewis Cliff 86498
Basic information Name: Lewis Cliff 86498
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: LEW 86498
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1986
Country: Antarctica [Collected by US Antarctic Search for Meteorites program (ANSMET)]
Mass:help 134.2 g
Classification
  history:
Antarctic Meteorite Newsletter:  AMN 11(2)  (1988)  Iron-an
AMN 13(1)  (1990)  Iron-an (ungrouped)
AMN 17(1)  (1994)  Iron-ung
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 76  (1994)  Iron-ung
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  Iron-ung
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  Iron-ung
Recommended:  Iron, ungrouped    [explanation]

This is 1 of 129 approved meteorites (plus 1 unapproved name) classified as Iron, ungrouped.   [show all]
Search for other: Iron meteorites, Metal-rich meteorites, and Ungrouped irons
Comments: Field number: 4894
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Writeup from AMN 11(2):
Data from:
  MB76
  Table 2
  Line 3531:
Origin or pseudonym:Upper Ice Tongue
Mass (g):134.2
Class:Iron ung
Comments:86211 pairing group
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References: Published in Antarctic Meteorite Newsletter 11(2) (1988), 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:   (84° 17'S, 161° 5'E)
     Recommended::   (84° 17' 54"S, 161° 17' 58"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 2.9 km apart

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