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Caleta el Cobre 052
Basic information Name: Caleta el Cobre 052
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: CeC 052
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2018
Country: Chile
Mass:help 1034 g
Classification
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Recommended:  H5-melt breccia    [explanation]

This is 1 of 27 approved meteorites classified as H5-melt breccia.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Melted chondrites, Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 13 Feb 2021
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Writeup from MB 110:

Caleta el Cobre 052 (CeC 052)        24°12’46.2"S, 70°18’35.3"W

Antofagasta, Chile

Find: 2018 Apr 16

Classification: Ordinary chondrite (H5, melt breccia)

Petrography: (J. Gattacceca, CEREGE) Melt-supported breccia with small H5 clasts (to 2 mm). The melt fraction contains abundant composite metal/sulfide droplets (to 200 µm)

Classification: Ordinary chondrite (H5-melt breccia).

Data from:
  MB110
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Date:2018 Apr 16
Latitude:24°12'46.2"S
Longitude:70°18'35.3"W
Mass (g):1034
Pieces:1
Class:H5-melt breccia
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):18.9 (n=2)
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.8 (n=2)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.3
Magnetic suscept.:5.33
Classifier:J. Gattacceca, CEREGE
Type spec mass (g):49
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:MMC
Finder:Rodrigo Martinez
Comments:work name RM658; submitted by Jérôme Gattacceca
Institutions
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CEREGE: CEREGE BP 80 Avenue Philibert, Technopole de l'Arbois 13545 Aix-en-Provence Cedex 4 France, France (institutional address; updated 29 Oct 2018)
MMC: Museo del Meteorito, Tocopilla 401, San Pedro de Atacama, Chile. or Alonso de Ercilla 1250, La Herradura, Coquimbo, Chile, Chile; Website (institutional address; updated 11 Mar 2014)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 110, in preparation (2021)
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Geography:

Chile
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (24° 12' 46"S, 70° 18' 35"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2007 approved meteorites from Antofagasta, Chile (plus 5 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 2035 approved meteorites from Chile (plus 11 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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