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Little Ash Creek
Basic information Name: Little Ash Creek
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2001
Country: United States
Mass:help 21.4 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  L5
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 85  (2001)  L5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L5
Recommended:  L5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6538 approved meteorites (plus 4 unapproved names) classified as L5.   [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 14:
State/Prov/County:Yavapai, Arizona
Date:21 Mar 2001
Latitude:34°23'12"N
Longitude:112°1'42"W
Mass (g):21.4
Pieces:1
Class:L5
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):23.6
Ferrosilite (mol%):19.7
Classifier:T. Bunch and J. Wittke (NAU)
Type spec mass (g):19.2
Main mass:NAU
Finder:Ted Bunch
Comments:An32
Institutions
   and collections
NAU: Geology, Bldg 12 Knoles Dr Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ 86011, United States; Website (institutional address; updated 12 Apr 2012)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 85, MAPS 36, A293-A322 (2001)
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Geography:

United States
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (34° 23' 12"N, 112° 1' 42"W)
     Recommended::   (34° 23' 12"N, 112° 1' 42"W)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 1.4 m 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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