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Calama 242
Basic information Name: Calama 242
     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 64.7 g
Classification
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Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10943 approved meteorites (plus 20 unapproved names) classified as H5.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 3 Apr 2022
Data from:
  MB111
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Date:16 Mar 2021
Latitude:22°17.89'S
Longitude:68°45.65'W
Mass (g):64.7
Pieces:9
Class:H5
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):19.0±1.3 (N=12)
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.0±0.3 (N=12)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.6±0.5 (N=12)
Classifier:Lorenz C. A., Vernad
Type spec mass (g):18.9
Type spec location:Vernad
Main mass:I. Chaplygin, ichap@rambler.ru
Finder:Ilya Chaplygin
Comments:field name is 101, analyst T. Kryachko (The Russian system of quality, 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° 17' 53"S, 68° 45' 39"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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