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Machuca 021
Basic information Name: Machuca 021
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2019
Country: Chile
Mass:help 92 g
Classification
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Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 12080 approved meteorites (plus 6 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 18 Jun 2021
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Writeup from MB 110:

Machuca 021        22°45’19.9"S, 68°29’41.8"W

Antofagasta, Chile

Find: 2019 Aug 05

Classification: Ordinary chondrite (L6)

Petrography: Shock veins. Likely paired with Machuca 005.

Data from:
  MB110
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Date:2019 Aug 05
Latitude:22°45'19.9"S
Longitude:68°29'41.8"W
Mass (g):92
Pieces:1
Class:L6
Weathering grade:W1
Magnetic suscept.:4.78
Classifier:J. Gattacceca, CEREGE
Type spec mass (g):19
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:MMC
Finder:Rodrigo Martinez, Antonia Mujica
Comments:work name RM674.; 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. 110, in preparation (2021)
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Geography:

Chile
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (22° 45' 20"S, 68° 29' 42"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2272 approved meteorites from Antofagasta, Chile (plus 8 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 2301 approved meteorites from Chile (plus 15 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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