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Galleta Flat
Basic information Name: Galleta Flat
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2009
Country: United States
Mass:help 392 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 99  (2011)  H4
Recommended:  H4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 5768 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 12 Oct 2010
Data from:
  MB99
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Arizona
Date:19 Jul 2009
Latitude:32°0'14.95"N
Longitude:110°22'30.09"W
Mass (g):392
Pieces:1
Class:H4
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W2/3
Fayalite (mol%):19.0-19.1
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.2-16.5
Wollastonite (mol%):1.3-1.4
Classifier:A. Irving and S. Kuchner
Type spec mass (g):20.9
Type spec location:UWS
Main mass:Jack Schrader
Comments:Submitted by Jack Schrader
Institutions
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UWS: University of Washington, Department of Earth and Space Sciences, 70 Johnson Hall, Seattle, WA 98195, United States (institutional address; updated 15 Jan 2012)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 99, April 2012, MAPS 47, E1-E52 (2012) [published online only]
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Geography:

United States
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (32° 0' 15"N, 110° 22' 30"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 166 approved meteorites from Arizona, United States (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 1824 approved meteorites from United States (plus 349 unapproved names) (plus 28 impact craters)
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