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Hualapai Wash
Basic information Name: Hualapai Wash
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2000
Country: United States
Mass:help 240 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  L6
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 85  (2001)  L6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L6
Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10991 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)
Data from:
  MB85
  Table 2
  Line 9:
State/Prov/County:Mohave, Arizona
Origin or pseudonym:Gold Basin
Date:18 Nov 2000
Latitude:35°51.8'N
Longitude:114°11.6'W
Mass (g):240
Pieces:1
Class:L6
Shock stage:S4
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):24.6
Classifier:A. Rubin (UCLA)
Type spec mass (g):20.5
Main mass:D. O’Keeffe, Troy, Illinois
Finder:Donald O’Keeffe
Institutions
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UCLA: Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1567, United States (institutional address; updated 17 Oct 2011)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 85, MAPS 36, A293-A322 (2001)
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Photos from the Encyclopedia of Meteorites:
Mark Bostick   
Geography:

United States
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (35° 52'N, 114° 12'W)
     Recommended::   (35° 51' 48"N, 114° 11' 36"W)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 0.7 km apart

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 167 approved meteorites from Arizona, United States (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 1834 approved meteorites from United States (plus 358 unapproved names) (plus 28 impact craters)
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