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El Médano 407
Basic information Name: El Médano 407
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: EM 407
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2017
Country: Chile
Mass:help 261 g
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Recommended:  H6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 5876 approved meteorites (plus 5 unapproved names) classified as H6.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 15 May 2019
Data from:
  MB108
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Origin or pseudonym:deflation surface
Date:2017 Nov
Latitude:24°38'07.4"S
Longitude:70°18'51.5"W
Mass (g):261
Pieces:1
Class:H6
Weathering grade:W3
Magnetic suscept.:4.76
Classifier:J. Gattacceca, CEREGE
Type spec mass (g):39.2
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:MMC
Finder:Rodrigo Martinez
Comments:work name RM628; 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)
MMC: Museo del Meteorito, Tocopilla 401, San Pedro de Atacama, Chile. or Alonso de Ercilla 1250, La Herradura, Coquimbo, Chile, Chile; Website (institutional address; updated 11 Mar 2014)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 108, in preparation (2019)
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Geography:

Chile
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (24° 38' 7"S, 70° 18' 52"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1553 approved meteorites from Antofagasta, Chile (plus 4 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 1580 approved meteorites from Chile (plus 10 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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