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Reid 028
Basic information Name: Reid 028
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1999
Country: Australia
Mass:help 30.6 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H6
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 85  (2001)  H6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H6
Recommended:  H6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 5855 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)
Writeuphelp
Writeup from MB 85:
Reid 028, correction
This meteorite was found on 1999 July 15. The date listed in MetBull 84 was incorrect. The finder was Stephen Kambach.
Data from:
  MB84
  Table 4
  Line 58:
Date:1994
Latitude:30°07.42'S
Longitude:128°50.97'E
Mass (g):30.6
Pieces:1
Class:H6
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):18.7
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.5
Wollastonite (mol%):1.4
Classifier:J. Otto and A. Ruh (Frei),
Type spec location:Frei
Main mass:anonymous finder
Institutions
   and collections
Frei: Universität Freiburg, Mineralogisch-Petrographisches Institut, Albertstrasse 23b, D-79104 Freiburg, Germany (institutional address)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 84, MAPS 35, A199-A225 (2000)
Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 85, MAPS 36, A293-A322 (2001)
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Geography:

Australia
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (30° 7'S, 128° 51'E)
     Recommended::   (30° 7' 25"S, 128° 50' 58"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 0.8 km apart

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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