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Yamato 792345
Basic information Name: Yamato 792345
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Y-792345
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1979
Country: Antarctica [Collected by National Institute of Polar Research, Japan]
Mass:help 2.57 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  Stone
NIPR Catalogue:  2000 Edition  (2000)  Unclassified
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  Stone
Recommended:  Iron, ungrouped    [explanation]

This is 1 of 143 approved meteorites (plus 1 unapproved name) classified as Iron, ungrouped.   [show all]
Search for other: Iron meteorites, Metal-rich meteorites, and Ungrouped irons
Comments: Approved 26 Oct 2021
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Writeup from MB 110:

Yamato 792345 (Y 792345)

Antarctica

Find: 1979

Classification: Iron meteorite (ungrouped)

Geochemistry: Fe 93.4 wt%, Co 0.585 wt%, Ni 5.97 wt%, Ga 11.2 ppm, Ge 58.7 ppm, Ir 0.044 ppm, Au 0.872 ppm

Data from:
  MB110
  Table 0
  Line 0:
Date:1979
Mass (g):2.570
Pieces:1
Class:Iron, ungrouped
Classifier:A. Yamaguchi, et al., NIPR
Type spec mass (g):2.570
Type spec location:NIPR
Main mass:NIPR
Comments:Submitted by A. Yamaguchi
Institutions
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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 Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 110, in preparation (2021)
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Geography:

Antarctica
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 43499 approved meteorites from Antarctica (plus 3802 unapproved names)

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