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Pecora Escarpment 91467
Basic information Name: Pecora Escarpment 91467
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: PCA 91467
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1991
Country: Antarctica [Collected by US Antarctic Search for Meteorites program (ANSMET)]
Mass:help 46.9 g
Classification
  history:
Antarctic Meteorite Newsletter:  AMN 16(2)  (1993)  Chondrite-ung
AMN 17(1)  (1994)  ALH85085-like
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 76  (1994)  CH
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  CH
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  CH3
Recommended:  CH3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 26 approved meteorites classified as CH3.   [show all]
Search for other: Carbonaceous chondrites, Carbonaceous chondrites (type 3), CH chondrites, CH-CB family, and Metal-rich meteorites
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Writeup from AMN 16(2):
Data from:
  MB76
  Table 2
  Line 5260:
Origin or pseudonym:Kink Bowl
Mass (g):46.9
Class:"CH"
Weathering grade:B/C
Ferrosilite (mol%):1-5
Comments:91328 pairing group
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References: Published in Antarctic Meteorite Newsletter 16(2) (1993), JSC, Houston
Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 76, Meteoritics 29, 100-143 (1994)
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Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (85° 38'S, 68° 42'W)
     Recommended::   (85° 40' 44"S, 69° 3' 35"W)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 5.9 km apart

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