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Los Vientos 326
Basic information Name: Los Vientos 326
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: LoV 326
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2017
Country: Chile
Mass:help 315 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 108  (2020)  L6
Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 12057 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 25 Oct 2019
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Writeup from MB 108:

Los Vientos 326 (LoV 326)        24°41’03.4’’S, 069°52’37.2’’W

Antofagasta, Chile

Find: 2017 Feb 27

Classification: Ordinary chondrite (L6)

History: Found on granodiorite pediment surface by a six-person team.

Petrography: (J. Gattacceca, CEREGE) Highly recrystallized chondrite with some triple junctions. Plagioclase typical size 150 µm, up to 300 µm.

Classification: Ordinary chondrite (L6)

Specimens: Type specimen at CEREGE. Main mass with Sergey Vasiliev.

Data from:
  MB108
  Table 0
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State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Origin or pseudonym:Gravel pediment
Date:2017 Feb 27
Latitude:24°41'03.4''S
Longitude:069°52'37.2''W
Mass (g):315
Pieces:1
Class:L6
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):25.5 (n=2)
Ferrosilite (mol%):21.2 (n=2)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.3
Magnetic suscept.:4.28
Classifier:J. Gattacceca, CEREGE
Type spec mass (g):48.7
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:Sergey Vasiliev
Finder:Sergey Vasiliev
Comments:wprk name SV002; 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)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 108 (2020) Meteorit. Planet. Sci. 55, 1146-1150
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Geography:

Chile
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (24° 41' 3"S, 69° 52' 37"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2243 approved meteorites from Antofagasta, Chile (plus 6 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 2272 approved meteorites from Chile (plus 13 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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