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El Médano 422
Basic information Name: El Médano 422
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: EM 422
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2018
Country: Chile
Mass:help 62 g
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Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 108  (2020)  H5/6
Recommended:  H5/6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 253 approved meteorites classified as H5/6.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 15 Dec 2019
Data from:
  MB108
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Origin or pseudonym:Ignimbrite Plain
Date:2018-Feb-17
Latitude:24°47.801'S
Longitude:070°00.135'W
Mass (g):62
Pieces:1
Class:H5/6
Shock stage:S5
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):18.8±0.4 (N=15)
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.3±0.4 (N=15)
Wollastonite (mol%):0.9±0.4 (N=15)
Classifier:J. Llorca, UPC
Type spec mass (g):16
Type spec location:UPC
Main mass:José Vicente Casado
Finder:José Vicente Casado
Comments:Field Name: Met-2018-055; submitted by David Allepuz
Institutions
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UPC: Institut de Tècniques Energètiques, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya Diagonal 647, ed. ETSEIB, 08028 Barcelona, Spain, Spain (institutional address; updated 3 May 2015)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 108 (2020) Meteorit. Planet. Sci. 55, 1146-1150
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Chile
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (24° 47' 48"S, 70° 0' 8"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2042 approved meteorites from Antofagasta, Chile (plus 5 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 2070 approved meteorites from Chile (plus 12 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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