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Los Vientos 444
Basic information Name: Los Vientos 444
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: LoV 444
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2018
Country: Chile
Mass:help 1275 g
Classification
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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 1 Aug 2021
Data from:
  MB110
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Date:2018 Nov
Latitude:24°48.040'S
Longitude:69°55.100'W
Mass (g):1275
Pieces:1
Class:H4
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):19.6 (n=2)
Ferrosilite (mol%):13.2±2.6 (n=3)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.3±0.7
Magnetic suscept.:5.01
Classifier:J. Gattacceca, CEREGE
Type spec mass (g):52
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:ArtMet collection, Poland
Finder:anonymous
Comments:work name F16. Chondrite with packed well-delineated chondrules with avg apparent diameter ~400 µm. Opaques are metal and troilite.; 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)
ARTMET: Meteorites and Art, Poland (private address; updated 23 Feb 2018)
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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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Geography:

Chile
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (24° 48' 2"S, 69° 55' 6"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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