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Iran 024
Basic information Name: Iran 024
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2015
Country: Iran
Mass:help 1068 g
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Recommended:  L3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 789 approved meteorites (plus 1 unapproved name) classified as L3.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Comments: Approved 8 May 2022
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Writeup from MB 111:

Iran 024

Iran

Find: 2015 May

Classification: Ordinary chondrite (L3)

Petrography: (J. Gattacceca, CEREGE) Fresh brecciated chondrite with packed chondrules. Opaque minerals are metal and polycrystalline troilite. Low-Ca pyroxene is zoned.

Geochemistry: Olivine Fa14.2±7.3, range Fa4.8-22.9, Fa PMD 48% (n=5). Low-Ca pyroxene Fs14.1±6.3Wo16±1.6, range Fs4.2-20.5 (n=6).

Classification: Ordinary chondrite (L3). L group from magnetic susceptibility.

Specimens: Type specimen at CEREGE. Main mass with Mehdi Zarrabi.

Data from:
  MB111
  Table 0
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Date:2015 May
Mass (g):1068
Pieces:1
Class:L3
Weathering grade:W0/1
Fayalite (mol%):14.2±7.3 (n=5)
Ferrosilite (mol%):14.1±6.3 (n=6)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.6±1.6
Magnetic suscept.:4.76
Classifier:J. Gattacceca, CEREGE
Type spec mass (g):62
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:Mehdi Zarrabi
Finder:anonymous
Comments:work name MZC32; 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. 111, in preparation (2022)
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Geography:

Iran
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 355 approved meteorites from Iran (plus 1 unapproved name)

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