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Allan Hills 88011
Basic information Name: Allan Hills 88011
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: ALH 88011
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1988
Country: Antarctica [Collected by EUROMET consortium]
Mass:help 103 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 72  (1992)  H3
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H3
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H3
Recommended:  H3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 594 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as H3.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Data from:
  MB72
  Table 4
  Line 5:
Mass (g):103
Class:H3
Fayalite (mol%):12.1 ± 2.4
Ferrosilite (mol%):11.0 ± 5.1
Classifier:G. Andrehs, Institut fur Physik der Erde, Potsdam, Germany. The Natural Thermoluminescence (NTL) data were measured by P. H. Benoit, H. Sears and D. W. G. Sears, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, Arkansas, USA
Main mass:EUROMET
Comments:18.3 wt% metal; NTL: 57.0 ± 1
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 72, Meteoritics 27, 109-117 (1992)
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Geography:

Antarctica
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (76° 43'S, 159° 20'E)
     Recommended::   (76° 43' 26"S, 158° 44' 31"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 15.2 km apart

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