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Los Vientos 099
Basic information Name: Los Vientos 099
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: LoV 099
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2014
Country: Chile
Mass:help 2.97 kg
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 104  (2015)  H3
Recommended:  H3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 594 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as H3.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Comments: Approved 18 Oct 2015
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Writeup from MB 104:

Los Vientos 099 (LoV 099)        24°41’S, 69°46’W

Antofagasta, Chile

Find: 2014 Oct

Classification: Ordinary chondrite (H3)

History: Found by Luc Labenne in the Atacama desert

Physical characteristics: A single brown stone

Petrography: Brecciated chondrite with closely packed chondrules, some rimmed with troilite and metal. Average apparent chondrule diameter 460±260 μm (N=34).

Geochemistry: Olivine Fa18.7±3.8 (PMD=15%, range 10.7-24.7, N=8), low-Ca pyroxene Fs13.0±3.9Wo0.4±0.1 (PMD=26%, N=4). log χ (× 10-9 m3/kg) = 5.06.

Classification: H3, brecciated

Specimens: 72 g at CEREGE, main mass with Labenne

Data from:
  MB104
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Origin or pseudonym:deflation surface
Date:2014 Oct
Latitude:24°41'S
Longitude:69°46'W
Mass (g):2967
Pieces:1
Class:H3
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):18.7±3.8 (PMD=15%, range 10.7-24.7, N=8)
Ferrosilite (mol%):13.0±3.9 (PMD=26%, N=4)
Wollastonite (mol%):0.4±0.1
Magnetic suscept.:5.06
Classifier:J. Gattacceca, H. Pourkhorsandi, CEREGE
Type spec mass (g):72
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:Labenne Luc
Finder:Labenne Luc
Comments:Submitted by J. Gattacceca
Institutions
   and collections
CEREGE: CEREGE BP 80 Avenue Philibert, Technopole de l'Arbois 13545 Aix-en-Provence Cedex 4 France, France (institutional address; updated 29 Oct 2018)
Labenne: 23, rue de Esperance, 75013 Paris, France; Website (private address; updated 29 Aug 2012)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 104, MAPS 52, 2284, Octover 2017, http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/maps.12930/full
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Geography:

Chile
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (24° 41'S, 69° 46'W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1453 approved meteorites from Antofagasta, Chile (plus 4 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 1480 approved meteorites from Chile (plus 10 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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