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Pampa de Mejillones 015
Basic information Name: Pampa de Mejillones 015
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: PdM 015
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2015
Country: Chile
Mass:help 533 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 105  (2016)  L6
Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 12162 approved meteorites (plus 7 unapproved names) classified as L6.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 23 Jul 2016
Data from:
  MB105
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Origin or pseudonym:deflation surface
Date:2015 Apr 25
Latitude:23°09'21.7"S
Longitude:70°31'20.1"W
Mass (g):533
Pieces:1
Class:L6
Weathering grade:W3
Magnetic suscept.:4.33
Classifier:Hamed Pourkhorsandi, Jérôme Gattacceca, CEREGE
Type spec mass (g):56
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:MMC
Finder:Edmundo Martinez
Comments:Submitted by Jérôme Gattacceca
Institutions
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CEREGE: CEREGE BP 80 Avenue Philibert, Technopole de l'Arbois 13545 Aix-en-Provence Cedex 4 France, France (institutional address; updated 29 Oct 2018)
MMC: Museo del Meteorito, Tocopilla 401, San Pedro de Atacama, Chile. or Alonso de Ercilla 1250, La Herradura, Coquimbo, Chile, Chile; Website (institutional address; updated 11 Mar 2014)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 105, MAPS 52, 2411, September 2017. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/maps.12944/full
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Geography:

Chile
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (23° 9' 22"S, 70° 31' 20"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2310 approved meteorites from Antofagasta, Chile (plus 8 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 2339 approved meteorites from Chile (plus 15 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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