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Diego de Almagro 002
Basic information Name: Diego de Almagro 002
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: DdA 002
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2016
Country: Chile
Mass:help 1314 g
Classification
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Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10992 approved meteorites (plus 6 unapproved names) classified as L6.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 28 May 2018
Data from:
  MB107
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Atacama
Date:2016 Jan 17
Latitude:26°20'52''S
Longitude:70°08'55''W
Mass (g):1314
Pieces:1
Class:L6
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):25.1±0.2 (n=14)
Ferrosilite (mol%):20.9±0.1 (n=16)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.6±0.2 (n=16)
Classifier:Ansgar Greshake, MNB
Type spec mass (g):27.2
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:Dario Ruiz
Finder:Dario Ruiz
Comments:plagioclase grain size about 60 um; submitted by Ansgar Greshake
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MNB: Museum für Naturkunde, Invalidenstrasse 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 107, in preparation (2018)
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Chile
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (26° 20' 52"S, 70° 8' 55"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 16 approved meteorites from Atacama, Chile
     This is 1 of 1461 approved meteorites from Chile (plus 11 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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