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Devils Glacier 17281
Basic information Name: Devils Glacier 17281
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: DEV 17281
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2017
Country: Antarctica [Collected by US Antarctic Search for Meteorites program (ANSMET)]
Mass:help 1.38 g
Classification
  history:
Antarctic Meteorite Newsletter:  AMN 43(1)  (2020)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10132 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 21 Feb 2020
Data from:
  MB109
  Table 0
  Line 0:
Date:2017
Latitude:-86.2636
Longitude:-165.055
Mass (g):1.38
Pieces:1
Class:H5
Weathering grade:A/B
Fayalite (mol%):19
Magnetic suscept.:5.14
Classifier:SI
Type spec mass (g):1.38
Type spec location:JSC
Main mass:JSC
Finder:ANSMET
Comments:Submitted by AMN
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JSC: Mailcode KT, 2101 NASA Parkway, NASA Johnson Space Center, Houston, TX 77058, United States; Website (institutional address; updated 3 Sep 2013)
SI: Department of Mineral Sciences, NHB-119, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC 20560, United States; Website (institutional address; updated 16 Jan 2012)
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References: Published in Antarctic Meteorite Newsletter 43(1) (2020), JSC, Houston
Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 109, in preparation (2020)
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     Recommended::   (86° 15' 49"S, 165° 3' 18"W)

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     This is 1 of 40719 approved meteorites from Antarctica (plus 4494 unapproved names)
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