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Catalina 380
Basic information Name: Catalina 380
     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 1520 g
Classification
  history:
Recommended:  H3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 644 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as H3.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Comments: Approved 20 Mar 2021
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Writeup from MB 110:

Catalina 380        24°54’09.8"S, 69°47’25.8"W

Antofagasta, Chile

Find: 2018 Oct 04

Classification: Ordinary chondrite (H3)

Petrography: (J. Gattacceca, CEREGE) Chondrite with well-delineated packed chondrules. Opaque minerals are metal and troilite.

Geochemistry: Olivine Fa13.5±6.1, range Fa5.2-20.2, Fa PMD 42%, Cr2O3 0.21±0.20 wt% (n8). Low-Ca pyroxene Fs16.9±1.1Wo1.4±0.6 (n=6).

Classification: Ordinary chondrite (H3).

Data from:
  MB110
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Date:2018 Oct 04
Latitude:24°54'09.8"S
Longitude:69°47'25.8"W
Mass (g):1520
Pieces:1
Class:H3
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):13.5±6.1 (n=8)
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.9±1.1 (n=6)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.4+0.6
Magnetic suscept.:5.05
Classifier:J. Gattacceca, CEREGE
Type spec mass (g):29
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:MMC
Finder:Rodrigo Martinez
Comments:work name RM659; submitted by Jérôme Gattacceca
Institutions
   and collections
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. 110, in preparation (2021)
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Geography:

Chile
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (24° 54' 10"S, 69° 47' 26"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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