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Blackhawk Mountain (b)
Basic information Name: Blackhawk Mountain (b)
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2016
Country: United States
Mass:help 52.4 g
Classification
  history:
Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10994 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 25 Feb 2019
Data from:
  MB108
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:California
Date:2016 Jun 18
Latitude:34°24.8'N
Longitude:116°46.4'W 
Mass (g):52.4
Pieces:1
Class:L6
Shock stage:S4
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):23.99±0.18 (N=25)
Ferrosilite (mol%):21.64±0.20 (N=25)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.71±0.20 (N=25)
Classifier:D. Sheikh, FSU
Type spec mass (g):10.6
Type spec location:UCLA
Main mass:Verish
Finder:Mark Bittmann
Comments:Fieldname = UU160618 (thin-sectionID# = BESS); submitted by Daniel Sheikh
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)
FSU: Department of Geological Sciences, Florida State University, Tallahassee FL 32306-4100, United States (institutional address; updated 16 Dec 2010)
Verish: Robert Verish, Meteorite-Recovery Lab, P.O. Box 463084, Escondido, CA 92046, United States; Website (private address; updated 27 May 2009)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 108, in preparation (2019)
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Geography:

United States
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (34° 24' 48"N, 116° 46' 24"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 257 approved meteorites from California, United States (plus 24 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 1835 approved meteorites from United States (plus 358 unapproved names) (plus 28 impact craters)
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