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Caleta el Cobre 055
Basic information Name: Caleta el Cobre 055
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: CeC 055
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2018
Country: Chile
Mass:help 685 g
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Recommended:  H6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 6313 approved meteorites (plus 5 unapproved names) classified as H6.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 20 Mar 2021
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Writeup from MB 110:

Caleta el Cobre 055 (CeC 055)        24°18.151’S, 70°04.744’W

Antofagasta, Chile

Find: 2018 Apr

Classification: Ordinary chondrite (H6)

Petrography: (J. Gattacceca, CEREGE) Highly recrystallized chondrite with triple junctions, relict chondrules, and plagioclase to 100 µm. Opaque minerals are metal and troilite.

Data from:
  MB110
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Date:2018 Apr
Latitude:24°18.151'S
Longitude:70°04.744'W
Mass (g):685
Pieces:1
Class:H6
Weathering grade:W2
Magnetic suscept.:4.95
Classifier:J. Gattacceca, CEREGE
Type spec mass (g):47
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:ArtMet
Finder:anonymous
Comments:work name E32/LM114; 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)
ARTMET: Meteorites and Art, Poland (private address; updated 23 Feb 2018)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 110, in preparation (2021)
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Chile
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (24° 18' 9"S, 70° 4' 45"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2125 approved meteorites from Antofagasta, Chile (plus 5 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 2153 approved meteorites from Chile (plus 12 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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