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Calama 030
Basic information Name: Calama 030
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2017
Country: Chile
Mass:help 4.5 kg
Classification
  history:
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)
Comments: Approved 27 Jul 2019
Data from:
  MB108
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Date:15 Oct 2017
Latitude:22°18.63'S
Longitude:68°33.34'W
Mass (g):4500
Pieces:Many
Class:L5
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):25.8±0.5 (N=9)
Ferrosilite (mol%):21.5±0.5 (N=5)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.8±0.2 (N=5)
Classifier:Lorenz C. A., Vernad
Type spec mass (g):874.3
Type spec location:Vernad
Main mass:Mr. I. V. Kryachko, M. Nepomiluev
Finder:Mr. I. V. Kryachko, M. Nepomiluev
Comments:field name is Calama 2-22; analyst Arina Startseva (Tescan, Russia); submitted by Lorenz C.A., Vernad
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Vernad: Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry, Russia (institutional address; updated 21 Feb 2016)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 108, in preparation (2019)
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Geography:

Chile
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (22° 18' 38"S, 68° 33' 20"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1434 approved meteorites from Antofagasta, Chile (plus 5 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 1461 approved meteorites from Chile (plus 11 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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