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Sierra Gorda 018
Basic information Name: Sierra Gorda 018
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2018
Country: Chile
Mass:help 31 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 108  (2020)  L6
Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 12189 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 7 May 2019
Data from:
  MB108
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Date:2018 Oct 16
Latitude:22°30.28'S
Longitude:69°2.13'W
Mass (g):30.98
Pieces:1
Class:L6
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):26.1 (n=1)
Ferrosilite (mol%):21.7±0.3 (n=2)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.6±0.1
Magnetic suscept.:4.55
Classifier:J. Gattacceca, CEREGE
Type spec mass (g):6.5
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:Mr. Evgeny Tsys, Mrs. Ksenia Rybka
Finder:Mr. Evgeny Tsys, Mrs. Ksenia Rybka
Comments:work name KY11. Strongly recrystallized; 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)
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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::   (22° 30' 17"S, 69° 2' 8"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2320 approved meteorites from Antofagasta, Chile (plus 9 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 2349 approved meteorites from Chile (plus 15 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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