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Yamato 001280
Basic information Name: Yamato 001280
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Y-001280
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2000
Country: Antarctica [Collected by National Institute of Polar Research, Japan]
Mass:help 6.5 g
Classification
  history:
NIPR Newsletter:  MN 22  (2013)  L3
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 102  (2013)  L3
Recommended:  L3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 679 approved meteorites classified as L3.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Comments: Approved 12 Dec 2013
Data from:
  MB102
  Table 0
  Line 0:
Date:2000
Mass (g):6.490
Pieces:1
Class:L3
Weathering grade:A
Fayalite (mol%):24.9 (3.8-30.5)
Ferrosilite (mol%):15.7 (0.6-31.1)
Classifier:A. Yamaguchi, S. Ozawa , and H. Kojima, NIPR; M. Kimura, Ibaraki
Type spec mass (g):6.490
Type spec location:NIPR
Main mass:NIPR
Comments:Submitted by A. Yamaguchi
Institutions
   and collections
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)
Ibaraki: Department of Materials and Biological Sciences, Institute of Astrophysics and Planetary Science, Ibaraki University, 2-1-1 Bunkyo, Mito 310-8512, Japan (institutional address; updated 27 Feb 2011)
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References: Published in Meteorite newsletter : Japanese collection of Antarctic meteorites /Meteorite newsletter : Japanese collection of Antarctic meteorites ,22,1-32 (2013-11)
Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 102, MAPS 50, 1662, September 2015
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Geography:

Antarctica
Coordinates:Unknown.

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

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