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Kerman 252
Basic information Name: Kerman 252
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2018
Country: Iran
Mass:help 90 kg
Classification
  history:
Recommended:  L5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6696 approved meteorites (plus 4 unapproved names) classified as L5.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 4 Jul 2019
Data from:
  MB108
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Kerman
Origin or pseudonym:desert surface
Date:2018
Latitude:30°38'56"N
Longitude:57°49'07"E
Mass (g):90000
Pieces:many
Class:L5
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):25.0 (N=1)
Ferrosilite (mol%):20.6 (N=1)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.8
Magnetic suscept.:4.30
Classifier:J. Gattacceca, CEREGE
Type spec mass (g):30.7
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:Hojat Kamali
Finder:Hojat Kamali
Comments:work name AP21; submitted by Jerome Gattacceca, CEREGE
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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. 108, in preparation (2019)
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Geography:

Iran
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (30° 38' 56"N, 57° 49' 7"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 289 approved meteorites from Kerman, Iran
     This is 1 of 308 approved meteorites from Iran (plus 1 unapproved name)
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