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Lewis Cliff 87294
Basic information Name: Lewis Cliff 87294
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: LEW 87294
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1987
Country: Antarctica [Collected by US Antarctic Search for Meteorites program (ANSMET)]
Mass:help 3.9 g
Classification
  history:
Antarctic Meteorite Newsletter:  AMN 11(2)  (1988)  Aubrite
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 76  (1994)  Aubrite
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  Aubrite
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  Aubrite
Recommended:  Aubrite    [explanation]

This is 1 of 63 approved meteorites classified as Aubrite.   [show all]
Search for other: Achondrites, Aubrites, Enstatite achondrites, and Enstatite-rich meteorites
Comments: Field number: 4074
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Writeup from AMN 11(2):
Data from:
  MB76
  Table 2
  Line 3857:
Origin or pseudonym:South Lewis Cliff
Mass (g):3.9
Class:Aub
Weathering grade:B
Ferrosilite (mol%):0
Comments:87007 pairing group
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References: Published in Antarctic Meteorite Newsletter 11(2) (1988), JSC, Houston
Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 76, Meteoritics 29, 100-143 (1994)
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Geography:

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Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (84° 17'S, 161° 5'E)
     Recommended::   (84° 20' 41"S, 161° 28' 14"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 8.1 km apart

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     This is 1 of 39173 approved meteorites from Antarctica (plus 5051 unapproved names)
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