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Lucerne Valley 008
Basic information Name: Lucerne Valley 008
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: LV 008
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1964
Country: United States
Mass:help 2 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 83  (1999)  H4
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H4
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H4
Recommended:  H4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 5782 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as H4.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB83
  Table 4
  Line 8:
Date:Dec 1964
Mass (g):2
Class:H4
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):18.5 ± 0.4
Classifier:University of California, Los Angeles
Finder:Steve Lieberman
Comments:Main mass, GO; paired LV 006
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 83, MAPS 34, A169-A186 (1999)
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Photos from the Encyclopedia of Meteorites:
Steve Lieberman   
Geography:

United States
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (34° 30'N, 116° 57'W)
     Recommended::   (34° 30'N, 116° 57'W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 257 approved meteorites from California, United States (plus 24 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 1835 approved meteorites from United States (plus 358 unapproved names) (plus 28 impact craters)
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