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Allan Hills 88064
Basic information Name: Allan Hills 88064
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: ALH 88064
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1988
Country: Antarctica [Collected by EUROMET consortium]
Mass:help 13.2 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 72  (1992)  H5/6
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H5-6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H5/6
Recommended:  H5/6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 252 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)
Data from:
  MB72
  Table 3
  Line 6:
Mass (g):13.19
Class:H5/6
Fayalite (mol%):18.9
Ferrosilite (mol%):18.9
Classifier:R. Hutchison, The Natural History Museum, London SW7 5BD
Type spec location:thin sections, Natural History Museum, London; specimens and thin sections, The Open University, Department of Earth Sciences, Milton Keynes MK7 6AA, UK
Main mass:EUROMET
Comments:Some shearing
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 72, Meteoritics 27, 109-117 (1992)
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Geography:

Antarctica
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (76° 43'S, 159° 20'E)
     Recommended::   (76° 41' 25"S, 159° 23' 7"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 3.2 km apart

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     This is 1 of 40129 approved meteorites from Antarctica (plus 4494 unapproved names)
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