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Ksar Ghilane 016
Basic information Name: Ksar Ghilane 016
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: KG 016
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2014
Country: Tunisia
Mass:help 253 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 104  (2015)  L6
Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 11460 approved meteorites (plus 6 unapproved names) classified as L6.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 7 May 2015
Data from:
  MB104
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Quibili
Origin or pseudonym:Stone desert east from Ksar Ghilane
Date:2014 Mar 13
Latitude:32°53.868'N
Longitude:9°51.140'E
Mass (g):253
Pieces:12
Class:L6
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):24.1±0.2 (23.8-24.3, n=12)
Ferrosilite (mol%):20.2±0.1 (20.0-20.3, n=9)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.5±0.2 (1.2-1.8)
Classifier:J. Llorca, UPC
Type spec mass (g):23.3
Type spec location:UPC
Main mass:José Vicente Casado
Finder:José Vicente Casado
Comments:Submitted by Jordi Llorca
Institutions
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UPC: Institut de Tècniques Energètiques, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya Diagonal 647, ed. ETSEIB, 08028 Barcelona, Spain, Spain (institutional address; updated 3 May 2015)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 104, MAPS 52, 2284, Octover 2017, http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/maps.12930/full
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Geography:

Tunisia
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (32° 53' 52"N, 9° 51' 8"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 18 approved meteorites from Quibili, Tunisia
     This is 1 of 77 approved meteorites from Tunisia
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