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Los Vientos 426
Basic information Name: Los Vientos 426
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: LoV 426
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2017
Country: Chile
Mass:help 10 g
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Recommended:  H4-5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 84 approved meteorites classified as H4-5.   [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
Date:2017 Jan 29
Latitude:24°53'26.0"S
Longitude:69°54'22.2"W
Mass (g):10
Pieces:1
Class:H4-5
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):19. (n=1)
Ferrosilite (mol%):17.±0.3 (n=4)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.3±0.2
Magnetic suscept.:5.17
Classifier:J. Gattacceca, CEREGE
Type spec mass (g):2.2
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:MMC
Finder:Rodrigo Martinez
Comments:work name RM575. Ordinary chondrite breccia with two lithologies (one with petrographic type 4, the other one with petrographic type 5). A 3x3 mm2 shock darkened clast is visible in the studied section.; 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 Gattacceca J., McCubbin F.M., Grossman J., Bouvier A., Chabot N.L., D'Orazio M., Goodrich C., Greshake A., Gross J., Komatsu M., Miao B., and Schrader D. (2022) The Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 110. Meteorit. Planet. Sci. 1-4
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Chile
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (24° 53' 26"S, 69° 54' 22"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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