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Camel Donga 052
Basic information Name: Camel Donga 052
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1993
Country: Australia
Mass:help 61.4 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 97  (2010)  H3-an
Recommended:  H3-an    [explanation]

This is the only approved meteorite classified as H3-an.
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Comments: Approved 11 Jan 2010
Data from:
  MB97
  Table 6
  Line 12:
Date:Oct 17, 1993
Latitude:030°22.11'S
Longitude:126°36.75'E
Mass (g):61.4
Pieces:1
Class:H3-an
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):2.8
Ferrosilite (mol%):18.2
Classifier:Alistair Bell, Richard Greenwood, Diane Johnson, Victoria Pearson
Type spec mass (g):34.3
Type spec location:OU
Main mass:WAM
Comments:Possibly H3.1-3.2. Oxygen Isotopes: (acid treated) d17O = 2.75‰, d18O = 4.25‰, D17O = 0.54‰
Plots: O isotopes:  
Institutions
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OU: Planetary and Space Sciences Department of Physical Sciences The Open University Walton Hall Milton Keynes MK7 6AA United Kingdom, United Kingdom (institutional address; updated 8 Dec 2011)
WAM: Department of Earth & Planetary Sciences, Western Australian Museum. Locked Bag 49, Welshpool DC, Western Australia 6986, Australia; Website (institutional address; updated 18 Oct 2011)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 97, MAPS 45, 449-493 (2010)
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Geography:

Australia
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (30° 22' 7"S, 126° 36' 45"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 339 approved meteorites from Western Australia, Australia (plus 1 unapproved name) (plus 11 impact craters)
     This is 1 of 702 approved meteorites from Australia (plus 46 unapproved names) (plus 27 impact craters)
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