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El Médano 479
Basic information Name: El Médano 479
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: EM 479
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2018
Country: Chile
Mass:help 1420 g
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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 1 Aug 2021
Data from:
  MB110
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Date:2018 Mar
Latitude:24°46.407'S
Longitude:70°06.289'W
Mass (g):1420
Pieces:1
Class:H4
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):18.6 (n=1)
Ferrosilite (mol%):17.1±0.6 (n=5)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.2±0.2
Magnetic suscept.:4.99
Classifier:J. Gattacceca, CEREGE
Type spec mass (g):75
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:ArtMet collection, Poland
Finder:anonymous
Comments:work name E41. Low-Ca pyroxene range Fs16.3-17.6 (n=5).; 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)
ARTMET: Meteorites and Art, Poland (private address; updated 23 Feb 2018)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 110, in preparation (2021)
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Chile
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (24° 46' 24"S, 70° 6' 17"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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