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Allan Hills 94001
Basic information Name: Allan Hills 94001
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: ALH 94001
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1994
Country: Antarctica [Collected by US Antarctic Search for Meteorites program (ANSMET)]
Mass:help 196.5 g
Classification
  history:
Antarctic Meteorite Newsletter:  AMN 19(2)  (1996)  L4
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 82  (1998)  L4
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  L4
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L4
Antarctic Meteorite Newsletter:  AMN 30(2)  (2007)  L/LL4?
Recommended:  L/LL4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 20 approved meteorites classified as L/LL4.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L/LL chondrites, L/LL chondrites (type 4-7), LL chondrites, Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Revised 3 Nov 2008: Reclassified in AMN 30(2)
Data from:
  MB82
  Table A1
  Line 1:
Origin or pseudonym:Main icefield
Mass (g):196.5
Class:L4
Weathering grade:A/Be
Fayalite (mol%):25
Ferrosilite (mol%):21
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References: Published in Antarctic Meteorite Newsletter 19(2) (1996), JSC, Houston
Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 82, MAPS 33, A221-A240 (1998)
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Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (76° 43'S, 159° 40'E)
     Recommended::   (76° 43'S, 159° 40'E)

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     This is 1 of 39173 approved meteorites from Antarctica (plus 5051 unapproved names)
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