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Lucerne Valley 026
Basic information Name: Lucerne Valley 026
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: LV 026
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2003
Country: United States
Mass:help 5.6 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 89  (2005)  L5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L5
Recommended:  L5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6721 approved meteorites (plus 4 unapproved names) classified as L5.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB89
  Table 2
  Line 57:
State/Prov/County:San Bernardino, CA
Date:27 Sep 2003
Latitude:34°30.006'N
Longitude:116°56.530'W
Mass (g):5.6
Pieces:1
Class:L5
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W5
Fayalite (mol%):24.3
Classifier:A. Rubin, UCLA
Type spec mass (g):1.05
Main mass:RMatson
Finder:RMatson
Institutions
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UCLA: Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1567, United States (institutional address; updated 17 Oct 2011)
RMatson: Rob Matson, 1 Veneto, Newport Coast, CA 92657, United States (private address; updated 22 May 2012)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 89, MAPS 40, A201-A263 (2005)
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Geography:

United States
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (34° 30' 0"N, 116° 56' 32"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 262 approved meteorites from California, United States (plus 24 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 1861 approved meteorites from United States (plus 890 unapproved names) (plus 28 impact craters)
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