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Lucerne Valley 012
Basic information Name: Lucerne Valley 012
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: LV 012
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1968
Country: United States
Mass:help 1.2 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 83  (1999)  H6
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H6
Recommended:  H6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 5854 approved meteorites (plus 5 unapproved names) classified as H6.   [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 12:
Date:May 1968
Mass (g):1.2
Class:H6
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):19.4 ± 0.3
Classifier:University of California, Los Angeles
Finder:Darwin Ochs
Comments:Main mass, GO
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 83, MAPS 34, A169-A186 (1999)
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Darwin Ochs   
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 1834 approved meteorites from United States (plus 358 unapproved names) (plus 28 impact craters)
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