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Los Vientos 249
Basic information Name: Los Vientos 249
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: LoV 249
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2018
Country: Chile
Mass:help 61 g
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Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 9655 approved meteorites (plus 16 unapproved names) classified as H5.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 8 Nov 2018
Data from:
  MB107
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Date:09 Feb 2018
Latitude:24°40.875'S
Longitude:69°50.901'W
Mass (g):61.0
Pieces:1
Class:H5
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):20.6±0.5 (N=16)
Ferrosilite (mol%):18.0±0.5 (N=15)
Wollastonite (mol%):0.9±0.5 (N=15)
Classifier:J. Llorca, UPC
Type spec mass (g):18
Type spec location:UPC
Main mass:José Vicente Casado
Finder:José Vicente Casado-Javier Alvarez-David Allepuz
Comments:Field name: Met-2018-008; submitted by David Allepuz
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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. 107, in preparation (2018)
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Chile
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (24° 40' 53"S, 69° 50' 54"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1453 approved meteorites from Antofagasta, Chile (plus 4 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 1480 approved meteorites from Chile (plus 10 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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