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Guatangzishawo 002
Basic information Name: Guatangzishawo 002
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2018
Country: China
Mass:help 1188 g
Classification
  history:
Recommended:  L5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 8266 approved meteorites (plus 4 unapproved names) classified as L5.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 26 Dec 2021
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Writeup from MB 110:

Guatangzishawo 002        40°03’51.63", 98°9’33.42"

Gansu, China

Find: 2018

Classification: Ordinary chondrite (L5)

History: Found in 2018, less than 1 km away from Guatangzishawo 001

Physical characteristics: A fully crusted stone

Geochemistry: Olivine Fa25.4-29.0, N=24; Low-Ca pyroxene Fs21.3-23.5Wo1.6-2.9, N=21

Classification: Ordinary chondrite (L5). Likely paired with Guatangzishawo 001.

Data from:
  MB110
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Gansu
Date:2018
Latitude:40°03'51.63"
Longitude:98°9'33.42"
Mass (g):1188
Pieces:1
Class:L5
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):26.6±0.8 (n=24)
Ferrosilite (mol%):22.2±0.5 (n=21)
Wollastonite (mol%):2.1±0.4 (n=21)
Classifier:Li shijie & Fan yan
Type spec mass (g):25
Type spec location:IGCAS
Main mass:Wang Mao
Finder:Wang Mao
Comments:Submitted by Li shijie
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IGCAS: Institute of Geochemistry Chinese Academy of Sciences, Guiyang, China (institutional address; updated 27 Mar 2018)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 110, in preparation (2021)
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Li Shijie   
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China
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (40° 3' 52"N, 98° 9' 33"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 13 approved meteorites from Gansu, China
     This is 1 of 450 approved meteorites from China (plus 9 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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