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Los Vientos 161
Basic information Name: Los Vientos 161
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: LoV 161
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2014
Country: Chile
Mass:help 2.2 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 106  (2018)  H4
Recommended:  H4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6359 approved meteorites (plus 2 unapproved names) classified as H4.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 28 Mar 2017
Data from:
  MB106
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Origin or pseudonym:deflation surface
Date:2014 Nov 13
Latitude:~24°41'S
Longitude:~69°46'W
Mass (g):2.2
Pieces:1
Class:H4
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):18.4±0.1 (N=2)
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.7±0.2 (N=5)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.0±0.1
Magnetic suscept.:5.24
Classifier:J. Gattacceca, H. Pourkhorsandi, CEREGE
Type spec mass (g):2
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:CEREGE
Finder:Matthieu Gounelle
Comments:work name M410; Chondrule mesostatis is devitrified. Chondrule size 350±200 um (N=44); submitted by Jérôme Gattacceca
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CEREGE: CEREGE BP 80 Avenue Philibert, Technopole de l'Arbois 13545 Aix-en-Provence Cedex 4 France, France (institutional address; updated 29 Oct 2018)
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References: Published in Gattacceca J., Bouvier A., Grossman J., Metzler K., and Uehara M. (2019) Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 106. Meteorit. Planet. Sci. 54 in press.
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Chile
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (24° 41'S, 69° 46'W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2272 approved meteorites from Antofagasta, Chile (plus 8 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 2301 approved meteorites from Chile (plus 15 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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