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El Médano 316
Basic information Name: El Médano 316
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: EM 316
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2013
Country: Chile
Mass:help 20.3 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 105  (2016)  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 11 Jun 2016
Data from:
  MB105
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Origin or pseudonym:deflation surface
Date:2013 Nov 06
Latitude:~24°51'S
Longitude:~70°32'W
Mass (g):20.3
Pieces:2
Class:H4
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):18.9±0.3 (N=10)
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.4±0.2 (N=4)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.2±0.1
Magnetic suscept.:5.08
Classifier:Millarca Valenzuela, J. Gattacceca, CEREGE
Type spec mass (g):6
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:CEREGE
Finder:Pierre Rochette
Comments: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. 105, MAPS 52, 2411, September 2017. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/maps.12944/full
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Geography:

Chile
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (24° 51'S, 70° 32'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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