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Los Vientos 270
Basic information Name: Los Vientos 270
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: LoV 270
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2009
Country: Chile
Mass:help 21 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 108  (2020)  H6
Recommended:  H6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6377 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)
Comments: Approved 16 Feb 2019
Data from:
  MB108
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Origin or pseudonym:deflation surface
Date:2009 Dec 28
Latitude:~24°41'S
Longitude:~69°46'W
Mass (g):21
Pieces:2
Class:H6
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):19.8±0.4 (N=2)
Ferrosilite (mol%):17.7±0.1 (N=2)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.2±0.0
Magnetic suscept.:4.95
Classifier:J. Gattacceca, CEREGE
Type spec mass (g):6
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:Eric Christensen
Finder:Eric Christensen
Comments:work name EJ207; Plagioclase An12.5Ab81.9Or5.6 (N=1); submitted by JérômeGattacceca
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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)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 108 (2020) Meteorit. Planet. Sci. 55, 1146-1150
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Geography:

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

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2261 approved meteorites from Antofagasta, Chile (plus 6 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 2290 approved meteorites from Chile (plus 13 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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