header
  MetSoc Home            Publications            Contacts  
Search the Meteoritical Bulletin Database
Last update: 18 Aug 2019
Search for: Search type: Search limits: Display: Publication:
Names
Text help
Places
Classes
Years
Contains
Starts with
Exact
Sounds like
NonAntarctic
Falls  Non-NWAs
What's new
  in the last:
Limit to approved meteorite names
Search text:  
Camel Donga 002
Basic information Name: Camel Donga 002
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1989
Country: Australia
Mass:help 280 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 72  (1992)  L6
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  L6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L6
Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10979 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)
Data from:
  MB72
  Table 8
  Line 1:
Date:1989
Latitude:03°05'S
Longitude:126°37'E
Mass (g):280
Pieces:5
Class:L6
Weathering grade:A
Fayalite (mol%):24
Ferrosilite (mol%):20.6
Classifier:J. Otto, Mineralogisches Institut der Universitat, Freiburg, Germany
Main mass:R. Buhler, Swiss Meteorite Laboratory, Kreuzacker-Str. 16a, Schonenwerd, Switzerland. Reference
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 72, Meteoritics 27, 109-117 (1992)
Find references in NASA ADS:
Find references in Google Scholar:
Geography:

Australia
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (30° 5'S, 126° 37'E)
     Recommended::   (30° 5'S, 126° 37'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)
Proximity search:
Find nearby meteorites: enter search radius (km):

Direct link to this page