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Majes 004
Basic information Name: Majes 004
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2021
Country: Peru
Mass:help 1.6 g
Classification
  history:
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10945 approved meteorites (plus 20 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 19 Mar 2022
Data from:
  MB111
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Arequipa
Date:20 Oct 2021
Latitude:16°31.88'S
Longitude:72°21.90'W
Mass (g):1.6
Pieces:1
Class:H5
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):17.7±0.2 (N=12)
Ferrosilite (mol%):15.7±0.2 (N=12)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.3±0.6 (N=12)
Classifier:Lorenz C. A., Vernad
Type spec mass (g):0.7
Type spec location:Vernad
Main mass:Mr. M. Nepomiluev, ramatahatta2@mail.ru
Finder:Mr. M. Nepomiluev
Comments:Field name is Peru-3; analyst T. Kryachko (The Russian system of quality, Technograd, Moscow); submitted by Lorenz C.A., Vernad
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Vernad: Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry, Russia (institutional address; updated 21 Feb 2016)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 111, in preparation (2022)
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Peru
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (16° 31' 53"S, 72° 21' 54"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 6 approved meteorites from Arequipa, Peru
     This is 1 of 12 approved meteorites from Peru (plus 1 impact crater)
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