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Los Vientos 457
Basic information Name: Los Vientos 457
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: LoV 457
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2019
Country: Chile
Mass:help 14.8 g
Classification
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Recommended:  L3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 795 approved meteorites (plus 1 unapproved name) classified as L3.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Comments: Approved 17 Apr 2022
Data from:
  MB111
  Table 0
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State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Date:2019 Nov 8
Latitude:24°40.510'S
Longitude:69°50.763'W
Mass (g):14.82
Pieces:1
Class:L3
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):25.28±3.9 (N=13)
Ferrosilite (mol%):9.98±5.50 (N=13)
Wollastonite (mol%):0.86±0.66 (N=13)
Magnetic suscept.:4.70
Classifier:B. Doisneau, E. Jacquet, MNHNP
Type spec mass (g):14.82
Type spec location:MNHNP
Main mass:MNHNP
Finder:Javiera Villa-Lobos
Comments:Field name: GA248, Estimated subtype 3.9 based on the s.d. of Fa and Fs.; submitted by B. Doisneau
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MNHNP: Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle, IMPMC-CP52, 57 rue Cuvier, 75005 Paris, France, France; Website (institutional address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 111, in preparation (2022)
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Geography:

Chile
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (24° 40' 31"S, 69° 50' 46"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2320 approved meteorites from Antofagasta, Chile (plus 9 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 2349 approved meteorites from Chile (plus 15 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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