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Laughlin
Basic information Name: Laughlin
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2008
Country: United States
Mass:help 10 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 99  (2011)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 9649 approved meteorites (plus 16 unapproved names) classified as H5.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 1 Mar 2011
Data from:
  MB99
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Mohave Co., Arizona
Origin or pseudonym:desert pavement
Date:13 Mar 2008
Latitude:35°10.12'N
Longitude:114°27.30'W
Mass (g):10
Pieces:1
Class:H5
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):19.4 (19.1-19.x)
Ferrosilite (mol%):17.0 (16.8-17.5)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.6 (1.5-1.7)
Classifier:Devin L. Schrader, H. C. Connolly Jr., Dante S. Lauretta, Dolores H. Hill, and Ken J. Domanik, UAz
Type spec mass (g):2.26
Type spec location:UAz
Main mass:Todd L. Parker
Finder:Todd L. Parker
Comments:Whole stone with red weathered fusion crust.; submitted by Devin L. Schrader
Institutions
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UAz: Lunar and Planetary Laboratory, University of Arizona, 1629 E. University Blvd., Tucson, AZ 85721, United States (institutional address; updated 14 Jan 2012)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 99, April 2012, MAPS 47, E1-E52 (2012) [published online only]
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Geography:

United States
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (35° 10' 7"N, 114° 27' 18"W)

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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