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El Médano 401
Basic information Name: El Médano 401
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: EM 401
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2018
Country: Chile
Mass:help 4.02 kg
Classification
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Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 11044 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 31 Mar 2019
Data from:
  MB108
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Date:2018 Apr 03
Latitude:24°46.949'S
Longitude:70°00.881'W
Mass (g):4023
Pieces:1
Class:L6
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):24.7 (n=1)
Ferrosilite (mol%):21.9 (n=2)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.5
Magnetic suscept.:4.72
Classifier:L. Krämer Ruggiu., J. Gattacceca CEREGE
Type spec mass (g):37
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:ArtMet collection, Poland
Finder:anonymous
Comments:work name LM73/E17. Brecciated.; 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° 46' 57"S, 70° 0' 53"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1556 approved meteorites from Antofagasta, Chile (plus 4 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 1583 approved meteorites from Chile (plus 10 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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