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Catalina 379
Basic information Name: Catalina 379
     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 423 g
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Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10605 approved meteorites (plus 18 unapproved names) classified as H5.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 20 Mar 2021
Data from:
  MB110
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Origin or pseudonym:Gravel pediment
Date:2017 Feb 18
Latitude:24°54'14.9''S
Longitude:069°59'58.5''W
Mass (g):423
Pieces:1
Class:H5
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):18.6 (n=2)
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.6 (n=1)
Wollastonite (mol%):0.7
Magnetic suscept.:4.72
Classifier:J. Gattacceca, CEREGE
Type spec mass (g):40
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:Peter Buhl
Finder:Peter Buhl
Comments:work name PB02. Olivine Fa13.7±4.5, range Fa8.1-19.1 (n=3). Low-Ca pyroxene Fs11.8±8.0Wo0.8±0.7, range Fs3.7Wo23.3 (n=5). Sulfides are Ni-free.; submitted by Jérôme Gattacceca
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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. 110, in preparation (2021)
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Chile
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (24° 54' 15"S, 69° 59' 58"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2125 approved meteorites from Antofagasta, Chile (plus 5 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 2153 approved meteorites from Chile (plus 12 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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