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Los Vientos 387
Basic information Name: Los Vientos 387
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: LoV 387
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2017
Country: Chile
Mass:help 25 g
Classification
  history:
Recommended:  H4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6388 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as H4.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 2 Nov 2020
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Writeup from MB 109:

Los Vientos 387 (LoV 387)        24°42’21.9’’S, 069°54’06.8’’W

Antofagasta, Chile

Find: 2017 Feb 19

Classification: Ordinary chondrite (H4)

History: Found on gravel surface by a six-person team.

Petrography: (J. Gattacceca, CEREGE) Chondrite with well-delineated chondrules with average apparent diameter 430±210 µm ( n=32). Opaque minerals are metal and troilite.

Data from:
  MB109
  Table 0
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State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Origin or pseudonym:Gravel pediment
Date:2017 Feb 19
Latitude:24°42'21.9''S
Longitude:069°54'06.8''W
Mass (g):25
Pieces:1
Class:H4
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):18.8±0.2 (n=5)
Ferrosilite (mol%):17.4±1.9 (n=6)
Wollastonite (mol%):0.9±0.4
Magnetic suscept.:4.93
Classifier:J. Gattacceca, CEREGE
Type spec mass (g):6.58
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:Svend Buhl
Finder:Svend Buhl
Comments:work name SB008; 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. 109, in preparation (2020)
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Geography:

Chile
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (24° 42' 22"S, 69° 54' 7"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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