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Lucerne Valley 124
Basic information Name: Lucerne Valley 124
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: LV 124
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2014
Country: United States
Mass:help 6.4 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 104  (2015)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10061 approved meteorites (plus 18 unapproved names) classified as H5.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 11 Apr 2015
Data from:
  MB104
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:California
Origin or pseudonym:Playa
Date:2014 Apr 14
Latitude:34°30'36.61"N
Longitude:116°56'05.78"W
Mass (g):6.4
Pieces:1
Class:H5
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):18.0±0.3 (n=15)
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.0±0.1
Wollastonite (mol%):1.6±0.1 (n=12)
Classifier:A. Rubin and J. Breen, UCLA
Type spec mass (g):1.3
Type spec location:UCLA
Main mass:Jeff Martin
Finder:Jeff Martin
Comments:Plagioclase grains average 25 µm in size; submitted by Jeff Martin
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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)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 104, MAPS 52, 2284, Octover 2017, http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/maps.12930/full
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United States
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (34° 30' 37"N, 116° 56' 6"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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