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Kumtag 045
Basic information Name: Kumtag 045
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2016
Country: China
Mass:help 40 g
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Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 108  (2020)  L6
Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 11460 approved meteorites (plus 6 unapproved names) classified as L6.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 12 Jan 2019
Data from:
  MB108
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Xinjiang
Date:2016 Nov 25
Latitude:41°34'57.30"N
Longitude:93°29'59.3"E
Mass (g):40
Pieces:1
Class:L6
Fayalite (mol%):25.9
Ferrosilite (mol%):21.7
Wollastonite (mol%):1.7
Classifier:Peng H. and Zhang S., IGCAS
Type spec mass (g):40
Type spec location:IGCAS
Main mass:Wang Changlin
Finder:Wang Changlin
Comments:Submitted by Li Shijie
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IGCAS: Institute of Geochemistry Chinese Academy of Sciences, Guiyang, China (institutional address; updated 27 Mar 2018)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 108 (2020) Meteorit. Planet. Sci. 55, 1146-1150
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Geography:

China
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (41° 34' 57"N, 93° 29' 59"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 261 approved meteorites from Xinjiang, China (plus 5 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 413 approved meteorites from China (plus 15 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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