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Elephant Moraine 14056
Basic information Name: Elephant Moraine 14056
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: EET 14056
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2014
Country: Antarctica [Collected by Korean Expedition for Antarctic Meteorites (KOREAMET)]
Mass:help 1220 g
Classification
  history:
Recommended:  Eucrite    [explanation]

This is 1 of 431 approved meteorites (plus 1 unapproved name) classified as Eucrite.   [show all]
Search for other: Achondrites, Eucrites, and HED achondrites
Comments: Approved 26 May 2018
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Writeup from MB 107:

Elephant Moraine 14056 (EET 14056)        76°12.637’S, 156°41.497’E

Antarctica

Find: 2014 Dec 12

Classification: HED achondrite (Eucrite)

Petrography: The section mainly consists of low-Ca pyroxene and plagioclase (>An90). This meteorite is unbrecciated and equigranular with grain sizes of 0.3-2 mm in diameter.

Geochemistry: Low-Ca pyroxene is Fs44.8-46.8 Wo1.1-3.3; Plagioclase is An93.1-94.8

Data from:
  MB107
  Table 0
  Line 0:
Origin or pseudonym:Elephant Moraine
Date:2014 Dec 12
Latitude:76°12.637'S
Longitude:156°41.497'E
Mass (g):1220.0
Pieces:1
Class:Eucrite
Ferrosilite (mol%):45.9±0.6
Wollastonite (mol%):1.7±0.6
Classifier:C. Park, S. Y. Park, and H. Kim
Type spec mass (g):1220
Type spec location:KOPRI
Main mass:KOPRI
Finder:H. Yoo
Comments:Submitted by C. Park, KOPRI
Institutions
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KOPRI: Korea Polar Research Institute, 26 Songdomirae-ro, Yeonsu-gu, Incheon, Korea, 406-840, South Korea; Website (institutional address; updated 20 Dec 2014)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 107, in preparation (2018)
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Changkun Park         
Geography:

Antarctica
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (76° 12' 38"S, 156° 41' 30"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 39173 approved meteorites from Antarctica (plus 5051 unapproved names)
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