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El Médano 377
Basic information Name: El Médano 377
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: EM 377
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2017
Country: Chile
Mass:help 405 g
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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)
Comments: Approved 27 Mar 2018
Data from:
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State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Date:17 Mar 2017
Latitude:24°50.17'S
Longitude:70°23.02'W
Mass (g):405
Pieces:1
Class:H3
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):18.5±2.4 (N=15, PMD=5.9)
Ferrosilite (mol%):20.8±2.7 (N=15, PMD=10.7)
Wollastonite (mol%):2.1±1.6 (N=15)
Classifier:C. A. Lorenz, Vernad
Type spec mass (g):60.8
Type spec location:Vernad
Main mass:DMUH
Comments:Field name is 2-5; analyst S. E. Borisovsky (IGEM); Estimated subtype 3.9; submitted by C. A. Lorenz (Vernad)
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Vernad: Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry, Russia (institutional address; updated 21 Feb 2016)
DMUH: Dedovsk Museum of Universe History, Russia; Website (institutional address; updated 26 Sep 2011)
IGEM: Institute of Geology of Ore Deposits, Petrography, Mineralogy, and Geochemistry, Russian Academy of Sciences, Staromonetny Per., 35, Moscow, 119017 , Russia (institutional address; updated 16 Dec 2010)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 107, in preparation (2018)
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Chile
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (24° 50' 10"S, 70° 23' 1"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1425 approved meteorites from Antofagasta, Chile (plus 5 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 1452 approved meteorites from Chile (plus 11 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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