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El Médano 426
Basic information Name: El Médano 426
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: EM 426
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2017
Country: Chile
Mass:help 118.1 g
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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 31 Jan 2020
Data from:
  MB109
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Date:16 Nov. 2017
Latitude:24°38.72'S
Longitude:70°17.67'W
Mass (g):118.1
Pieces:1
Class:H5/6
Weathering grade:W1
Magnetic suscept.:5.12
Classifier:E. Jacquet, B. Doisneau, MNHNP, H. Pourkhorsandi, ULB
Type spec mass (g):118.1
Type spec location:MNHNP
Main mass:MNHNP
Finder:Lydie Bonal
Comments:Field name: DM94; One large clast visible.; submitted by B. Doisneau
Institutions
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MNHNP: Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle, IMPMC-CP52, 57 rue Cuvier, 75005 Paris, France, France; Website (institutional address)
ULB: Université libre de Bruxelles Avenue Franklin Roosevelt 50 - 1050 Bruxelles, Belgium (institutional address; updated 27 Sep 2018)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 109, in preparation (2020)
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Chile
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (24° 38' 43"S, 70° 17' 40"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2063 approved meteorites from Antofagasta, Chile (plus 5 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 2091 approved meteorites from Chile (plus 12 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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