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Calama 027
Basic information Name: Calama 027
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2018
Country: Chile
Mass:help 820 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 2 Mar 2019
Data from:
  MB108
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Date:7 Apr 2018
Latitude:22°15.95'S
Longitude:68°43.76'W
Mass (g):820
Pieces:Many
Class:H5
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):17.8±0.1 (N=11)
Ferrosilite (mol%):15.8±0.1 (N=12)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.2±0.1 (N=12)
Classifier:C. A. Lorenz, Vernad
Type spec mass (g):150.06
Type spec location:Vernad
Main mass:Mr. M. Nepomiluev, ramatahatta2@mail.ru
Finder:Mr. M. Nepomiluev
Comments:field name is Calama 53; analyst T. Kryachko (Technograd, Moscow); submitted by Lorenz C.A., Vernad
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Vernad: Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry, Russia (institutional address; updated 21 Feb 2016)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 108, in preparation (2019)
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Chile
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (22° 15' 57"S, 68° 43' 46"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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