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El Médano 403
Basic information Name: El Médano 403
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: EM 403
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2018
Country: Chile
Mass:help 11.2 kg
Classification
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Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 11325 approved meteorites (plus 6 unapproved names) classified as L6.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 15 May 2019
Data from:
  MB108
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Origin or pseudonym:deflation surface
Date:2018 Apr
Latitude:24°45.694'S
Longitude:70°06.512'W
Mass (g):11200
Pieces:many
Class:L6
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):25.6 (n=2)
Ferrosilite (mol%):21.5 (n=2)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.2
Magnetic suscept.:4.75
Classifier:L. Krämer Ruggiu. J. Gattacceca CEREGE
Type spec mass (g):40
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:ArtMet collection, Poland
Finder:anonymous
Comments:work name LM76/E42. Recrystallized ordinary chondrite. Chromite/plagioclase assemblages are found.; submitted by Jérôme Gattacceca
Institutions
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CEREGE: CEREGE BP 80 Avenue Philibert, Technopole de l'Arbois 13545 Aix-en-Provence Cedex 4 France, France (institutional address; updated 29 Oct 2018)
ARTMET: Meteorites and Art, Poland (private address; updated 23 Feb 2018)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 108, in preparation (2019)
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Geography:

Chile
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (24° 45' 42"S, 70° 6' 31"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1750 approved meteorites from Antofagasta, Chile (plus 5 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 1778 approved meteorites from Chile (plus 11 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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