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Greaterville
Basic information Name: Greaterville
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1995
Country: United States
Mass:help 48 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 81  (1997)  L4
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  L4
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L4
Recommended:  L4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 1613 approved meteorites (plus 4 unapproved names) classified as L4.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
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Writeup from MB 81:

Greaterville

Pima County, Arizona, USA

Found 1995 November

Ordinary chondrite (L4)

A 48 g stone was found by Professor J. Kriegh (Emeritus, University of Arizona), who was prospecting for gold with a metal de-tector.  Mineralogy and classification (D. A. Kring, UAz):  olivine, Fa24; pyroxene, Fs20; kamacite, 0.76 wt% Co; may be fragment of larger stone.  Specimens: type specimen, 6 g, UAz; 6 g, Haag; main mass with finder.

Institutions
   and collections
UAz: Lunar and Planetary Laboratory, University of Arizona, 1629 E. University Blvd., Tucson, AZ 85721, United States (institutional address; updated 14 Jan 2012)
Haag: Robert Haag, P.O. Box 27527, Tucson, AZ 85726, United States; Website (private address)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 81, MAPS 32, A159-A166 (1997)
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Geography:

United States
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (31° 45' 42"N, 110° 45' 0"W)
     Recommended::   (31° 45' 42"N, 110° 45' 0"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 167 approved meteorites from Arizona, United States (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 1827 approved meteorites from United States (plus 358 unapproved names) (plus 28 impact craters)
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