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Istifane 005
Basic information Name: Istifane 005
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2017
Country: Morocco
Mass:help 58 g
Classification
  history:
Recommended:  H6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 5780 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)
Comments: Approved 24 Feb 2018
Data from:
  MB107
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:South
Origin or pseudonym:Gravel
Date:2017 Mar
Latitude:31°01.55'N
Longitude:5°38.01'W
Mass (g):58
Pieces:1
Class:H6
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):20.1±0.1 (n=9)
Ferrosilite (mol%):17.9±0.1 (n=6)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.7
Classifier:V. Moggi Cecchi, S. Caporali, G. Pratesi, MSN-FI
Type spec mass (g):11.7
Type spec location:MSN-FI
Main mass:Jacques de la Montagne
Comments:Submitted by Vanni Moggi Cecchi
Institutions
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MSN-FI: MUSEO DI STORIA NATURALE DELL'UNIVERSITA' DEGLI STUDI DI FIRENZE Via Giorgio La Pira, 4 – 50121 FIRENZE, Italy; Website (institutional address; updated 14 Jan 2015)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 107, in preparation (2018)
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Geography:

Morocco
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (31° 1' 33"N, 5° 38' 1"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 5 approved meteorites from South, Morocco
     This is 1 of 1374 approved meteorites from Morocco (plus 16 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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