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Reid 017
Basic information Name: Reid 017
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1995
Country: Australia
Mass:help 110 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 82  (1998)  L3.7
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  L3.7
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L3.7
Recommended:  L3.7    [explanation]

This is 1 of 51 approved meteorites classified as L3.7.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Data from:
  MB82
  Table 2
  Line 11:
Date:1995
Latitude:30°10'S (±5')
Longitude:128°55'E (±5')
Mass (g):unk
Pieces:1
Class:L3.7
Fayalite (mol%):1-46 (20.5)
Classifier:M. Prinz, AMNH
Type spec mass (g):43
Type spec location:AMNH
Institutions
   and collections
AMNH: Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, American Museum of Natural History, Central Park West, New York, NY 10024, United States (institutional address; updated 18 May 2013)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 82, MAPS 33, A221-A240 (1998)
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Geography:

Australia
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (30° 10'S, 128° 55'E)
     Recommended::   (30° 10'S, 128° 55'E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 339 approved meteorites from Western Australia, Australia (plus 1 unapproved name) (plus 11 impact craters)
     This is 1 of 702 approved meteorites from Australia (plus 46 unapproved names) (plus 27 impact craters)
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