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Caleta el Cobre 037
Basic information Name: Caleta el Cobre 037
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: CeC 037
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2018
Country: Chile
Mass:help 1607 g
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Recommended:  L6-melt breccia    [explanation]

This is 1 of 70 approved meteorites classified as L6-melt breccia.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Melted chondrites, Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 31 Jan 2020
Revised 25 Apr 2021: reclassified as melt breccia
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Writeup from MB 110:

Caleta el Cobre 037 (CeC 037)        24° 14' 1"S,  70° 18' 59"W

Antofagasta, Chile

Find: 2018

Classification: Ordinary chondrite (L6, melt breccia)

Petrography: (J. Gattacceca, CEREGE) Melt-rock supported breccia. Clasts are cm-sized, and are type 6.

Data from:
  MB109
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Date:2018 Dec
Latitude:24°14.016'S
Longitude:70°18.986'W
Mass (g):1607
Pieces:1
Class:L6
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):24.5 (n=1)
Ferrosilite (mol%):22.5 (n=1)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.3
Magnetic suscept.:4.99
Classifier:J. Gattacceca, CEREGE
Type spec mass (g):31.5
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:ArtMet collection, Poland
Finder:anonymous
Comments:work name LM86/F33; Shock darkened chondrite with abundant melt pockets and opaque veinlets; submitted by Jérôme Gattacceca
Institutions
   and collections
CEREGE: CEREGE BP 80 Avenue Philibert, Technopole de l'Arbois 13545 Aix-en-Provence Cedex 4 France, France (institutional address; updated 29 Oct 2018)
ARTMET: Meteorites and Art, Poland (private address; updated 23 Feb 2018)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 109, in preparation (2020)
Published in Gattacceca J., McCubbin F.M., Grossman J., Bouvier A., Chabot N.L., D'Orazio M., Goodrich C., Greshake A., Gross J., Komatsu M., Miao B., and Schrader D. (2022) The Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 110. Meteorit. Planet. Sci. 1-4
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Chile
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     Recommended::   (24° 14' 1"S, 70° 18' 59"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2370 approved meteorites from Antofagasta, Chile (plus 9 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 2399 approved meteorites from Chile (plus 15 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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