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Calama 168
Basic information Name: Calama 168
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2021
Country: Chile
Mass:help 245 g
Classification
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Recommended:  L5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 7217 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 17 Jul 2021
Data from:
  MB110
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Date:16 Mar 2021
Latitude:22°18.84'S
Longitude:68°46.97'W
Mass (g):245
Pieces:2
Class:L5
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):24.8±0.5 (N=12)
Ferrosilite (mol%):21.1±0.6 (N=12)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.4±0.3 (N=12)
Classifier:Lorenz C. A., Vernad
Type spec mass (g):35.3
Type spec location:Vernad
Main mass:Mr. M. Nepomiluev, ramatahatta2@mail.ru
Finder:Mr. M. Nepomiluev
Comments:Field name is M7-27; analyst A. Agakhanov (Fersman Mineralogical Museum), T. Kryachko; submitted by Lorenz C.A., Vernad
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Vernad: Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry, Russia (institutional address; updated 21 Feb 2016)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 110, in preparation (2021)
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Chile
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (22° 18' 50"S, 68° 46' 58"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2063 approved meteorites from Antofagasta, Chile (plus 5 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 2091 approved meteorites from Chile (plus 12 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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