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Calama 238
Basic information Name: Calama 238
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2021
Country: Chile
Mass:help 27.5 g
Classification
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Recommended:  H4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6371 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 26 Mar 2022
Data from:
  MB111
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Date:27 Mar 2021
Latitude:22°22.34'S
Longitude:68°34.59'W
Mass (g):27.5
Pieces:1
Class:H4
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):18.1±1.3 (N=14)
Ferrosilite (mol%):12.3±4.1 (N=13)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.2±1.0 (N=13)
Classifier:Lorenz C. A., Vernad
Type spec mass (g):6.0
Type spec location:Vernad
Main mass:I. Chaplygin, ichap@rambler.ru
Finder:Ilya Chaplygin
Comments:field name is 111, analyst T. Kryachko (Technograd, Moscow); submitted by Lorenz C.A., Vernad
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Vernad: Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry, Russia (institutional address; updated 21 Feb 2016)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 111, in preparation (2022)
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Chile
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (22° 22' 20"S, 68° 34' 35"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2310 approved meteorites from Antofagasta, Chile (plus 8 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 2339 approved meteorites from Chile (plus 15 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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