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Los Vientos 343
Basic information Name: Los Vientos 343
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: LoV 343
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2018
Country: Chile
Mass:help 128 g
Classification
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Recommended:  L5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6721 approved meteorites (plus 4 unapproved names) classified as L5.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 15 Dec 2019
Data from:
  MB108
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Origin or pseudonym:Ignimbrite Plain
Date:2018-Feb-09
Latitude:24°39.070'S
Longitude:069°56.617'W
Mass (g):128
Pieces:1
Class:L5
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):25.7±0.4 (N=14)
Ferrosilite (mol%):21.2±0.4 (N=15)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.3±0.3 (N=15)
Classifier:J. Llorca, UPC
Type spec mass (g):22
Type spec location:UPC
Main mass:José Vicente Casado
Finder:José Vicente Casado
Comments:Field Name: Met-2018-013; submitted by David Allepuz
Institutions
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UPC: Institut de Tècniques Energètiques, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya Diagonal 647, ed. ETSEIB, 08028 Barcelona, Spain, Spain (institutional address; updated 3 May 2015)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 108, in preparation (2019)
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Geography:

Chile
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (24° 39' 4"S, 69° 56' 37"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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