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Kerman 122
Basic information Name: Kerman 122
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2016
Country: Iran
Mass:help 38 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 105  (2016)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 9646 approved meteorites (plus 16 unapproved names) classified as H5.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 30 Dec 2016
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Writeup from MB 105:

Kerman 122        30°45.751’N, 57°48.262’E

Kerman, Iran

Find: 2016 Feb 26

Classification: Ordinary chondrite (H5)

Petrography: Plagioclase maximum size 30 μm.

Classification: Probably paired with Kerman 004.

Data from:
  MB105
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Kerman
Origin or pseudonym:Kalout region of Lut desert
Date:2016 Feb 26
Latitude:30°45.751'N
Longitude:57°48.262'E
Mass (g):38
Pieces:5
Class:H5
Weathering grade:W3
Magnetic suscept.:4.53
Classifier:H. Pourkhorsandi, CEREGE
Type spec mass (g):9.5
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:with finder
Finder:Dariush Asemani (D.T.B -group# 24 AsemanSang Co.)
Comments:Workname DA106.; submitted by Hamed Pourkhorsandi
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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)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 105, MAPS 52, 2411, September 2017. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/maps.12944/full
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Geography:

Iran
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (30° 45' 45"N, 57° 48' 16"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 244 approved meteorites from Kerman, Iran
     This is 1 of 261 approved meteorites from Iran (plus 46 unapproved names)
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