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Yamato 000378
Basic information Name: Yamato 000378
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Y-000378
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2000
Country: Antarctica [Collected by National Institute of Polar Research, Japan]
Mass:help 51.53 kg
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Recommended:  Iron, IAB-ung    [explanation]

This is 1 of 68 approved meteorites classified as Iron, IAB-ung.   [show all]
Search for other: IAB complex irons, Iron meteorites, and Metal-rich meteorites
Comments: Approved 26 Oct 2021
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Writeup from MB 110:

Yamato 000378 (Y 000378)

Antarctica

Find: 2000

Classification: Iron meteorite (IAB, ungrouped)

Petrography: Opl

Geochemistry: Fe 85.8 wt%, Co 0.633 wt%, Ni 13.34 wt%, Ga 30.7 ppm, Ge 259 ppm, Ir 0.278 ppm, Au 1.92 ppm

Data from:
  MB110
  Table 0
  Line 0:
Date:2000
Mass (g):51533.8
Pieces:1
Class:Iron, IAB-ung
Classifier:A. Yamaguchi, et al., NIPR
Type spec mass (g):51533.8
Type spec location:NIPR
Main mass:NIPR
Comments:Submitted by A. Yamaguchi
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NIPR: Antarctic Meteorite Research Center, National Institute of Polar Research, 10-3 Midori-cho, Tachikawa, Tokyo 190-8518, Japan; Website (institutional address; updated 9 Dec 2013)
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References: Published in Meteorite newsletter: Vol 28, 1-25 (2021 October)
Published in Gattacceca J., McCubbin F.M., Grossman J., Bouvier A., Chabot N.L., D'Orazio M., Goodrich C., Greshake A., Gross J., Komatsu M., Miao B., and Schrader D. (2022) The Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 110. Meteorit. Planet. Sci. 1-4
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Geography:

Antarctica
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 43698 approved meteorites from Antarctica (plus 3802 unapproved names)

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