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Kerman 002
Basic information Name: Kerman 002
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2012
Country: Iran
Mass:help 211 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 103  (2014)  L6
Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 11000 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 17 Oct 2014
Data from:
  MB103
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Kerman
Date:2012 Oct 23
Latitude:30°47.33'N
Longitude:57°47.36'E
Mass (g):211
Pieces:1
Class:L6
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):24.8±0.1 (N=2)
Ferrosilite (mol%):21.3 (N=1)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.6
Magnetic suscept.:4.63
Classifier:J. Gattacceca, CEREGE, H. Mirnejad, UTehran
Type spec mass (g):27
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:Hassan Mirnejad
Finder:Majid Khatami
Comments:A dark brown smooth stone; submitted by J. Gattacceca
Institutions
   and collections
CEREGE: CEREGE BP 80 Avenue Philibert, Technopole de l'Arbois 13545 Aix-en-Provence Cedex 4 France, France (institutional address; updated 29 Oct 2018)
UTehran: School of Geology, University College of Science, University of Tehran, P.O. Box 14155-6455, Tehran, Iran (institutional address; updated 10 Nov 2012)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 103, MAPS 52, 1014, May 2017, http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/maps.12888/full
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Geography:

Iran
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (30° 47' 20"N, 57° 47' 22"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 244 approved meteorites from Kerman, Iran
     This is 1 of 262 approved meteorites from Iran (plus 46 unapproved names)
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