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Los Vientos 458
Basic information Name: Los Vientos 458
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: LoV 458
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2017
Country: Chile
Mass:help 93.5 g
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Recommended:  H4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6339 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 22 Dec 2021
Data from:
  MB110
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Origin or pseudonym:Gravel pediment
Date:2017 Feb 19
Latitude:24°47'15.4''S
Longitude:069°51'28.6''W
Mass (g):93.5
Pieces:2
Class:H4
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):19.2±0.1 (n=3)
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.6±0.1 (n=3)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.9±.0
Magnetic suscept.:5.19
Classifier:J. Gattacceca, CEREGE
Type spec mass (g):50.5
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:Andreas Koppelt
Finder:Andreas Koppelt
Comments:work name AK014. Chondrule mesostasis is devitrified.; 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 Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 110, in preparation (2021)
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Chile
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     Recommended::   (24° 47' 15"S, 69° 51' 29"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2243 approved meteorites from Antofagasta, Chile (plus 6 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 2272 approved meteorites from Chile (plus 13 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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