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Catalina 187
Basic information Name: Catalina 187
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2015
Country: Chile
Mass:help 160 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 106  (2018)  L3
Recommended:  L3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 677 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 25 Jan 2017
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Writeup from MB 106:

Catalina 187        ~25°14’S, ~69°43’W

Antofagasta, Chile

Find: 2015 Sep 12

Classification: Ordinary chondrite (L3)

Geochemistry: Olivine Fa24.6±5.2, range Fa12.3-29.3, PMD 15% (N=8). Orthopyroxene Fs16.0±8Wo0.9±0.6.2, range Fs2.5-23.8, PMD 43%,  (N=9). Magnetic suscpetibility log χ (× 10-9 m3/kg)=4.72.

Classification: L3. Suggested subtype 3.8/3.9 based on the scatter of olivine composition.

Data from:
  MB106
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Origin or pseudonym:deflation surface
Date:2015 Sep 12
Latitude:~25°14'S
Longitude:~69°43'W
Mass (g):160
Pieces:4
Class:L3
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):24.6±5.2 (N=8)
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.0±8.2 (N=9)
Wollastonite (mol%):0.9±0.6
Magnetic suscept.:4.72
Classifier:H. Pourkhorsandi, J. Gattacceca, CEREGE
Type spec mass (g):28
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:Museo del meteorito
Finder:Rodrigo Martinez
Comments:work name RM510; submitted by Jérôme Gattacceca
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CEREGE: CEREGE BP 80 Avenue Philibert, Technopole de l'Arbois 13545 Aix-en-Provence Cedex 4 France, France (institutional address; updated 29 Oct 2018)
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References: Published in Gattacceca J., Bouvier A., Grossman J., Metzler K., and Uehara M. (2019) Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 106. Meteorit. Planet. Sci. 54 in press.
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Geography:

Chile
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (25° 14'S, 69° 43'W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1425 approved meteorites from Antofagasta, Chile (plus 5 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 1452 approved meteorites from Chile (plus 11 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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