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Juanita de Angeles
Basic information Name: Juanita de Angeles
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1992
Country: Mexico
Mass:help 85 kg
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 78  (1995)  H5
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 9646 approved meteorites (plus 16 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)
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Writeup from MB 78:

Juanita de Angeles

Near Las Amosgoas, Chihuahua, Mexico

Found 1992

Ordinary chondrite (H5, S2, W2)

A stone of 85 kg was acquired by R. W. Biihler from a Mexican miner. It was found near the mine "Juanita de Angeles" (for which the coordinates are given), near the city Las Amosgoas. Classification and analysis, type specimen: olivine Fa18.3; pyroxene Fs16.6; Jiirgen Otto, Mineralogisch-Petrographisches Institut der Universit├Ąt, Albert-Strasse 23 b, D-79104 Freiburg. Information and main mass: Rolf W. Buhler, Swiss Meteorite Laboratory, P. O. Box 126, CH-8750 Glarus, Switzerland.

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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 78, Meteoritics 30, 792-796 (1995)
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Mexico
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (28° 25'N, 105° 5'W)
     Recommended::   (28° 25'N, 105° 5'W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 25 approved meteorites from Chihuahua, Mexico (plus 1 unapproved name)
     This is 1 of 111 approved meteorites from Mexico (plus 4 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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