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Caleta el Cobre 041
Basic information Name: Caleta el Cobre 041
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: CeC 041
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2018
Country: Chile
Mass:help 1046 g
Classification
  history:
Recommended:  L3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 725 approved meteorites (plus 1 unapproved name) classified as L3.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Comments: Approved 2 Nov 2020
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Writeup from MB 109:

Caleta el Cobre 041 (CeC 041)        24°17.678’W, 70°19.746’W

Antofagasta, Chile

Find: 2018 Dec

Classification: Ordinary chondrite (L3)

Petrography: (J. Gattacceca, CEREGE) Chondrite with packed chondrules. Opaque are metal and troilite. Shock veins.

Geochemistry: Olivine Fa24.5±5.3, Fa PMD = 16% (n=5). Low-Ca pyroxene Fs17.0±2.3Wo0.9±0.6 (n=4).

Classification: Ordinary chondrite (L3). Possibly paired with Los Vientos 171.

Data from:
  MB109
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Date:2018 Dec
Latitude:24°17.678'S
Longitude:70°19.746'W
Mass (g):1046
Pieces:1
Class:L3
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):24.5±5.3 (n=5)
Ferrosilite (mol%):17.0±2.3 (n=4)
Wollastonite (mol%):0.9±0.6
Magnetic suscept.:4.70
Classifier:J. Gattacceca, CEREGE
Type spec mass (g):76.7
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:ArtMet collection, Poland
Finder:anonymous
Comments:work name LM91/F43; submitted by Jérôme Gattacceca
Institutions
   and collections
CEREGE: CEREGE BP 80 Avenue Philibert, Technopole de l'Arbois 13545 Aix-en-Provence Cedex 4 France, France (institutional address; updated 29 Oct 2018)
ARTMET: Meteorites and Art, Poland (private address; updated 23 Feb 2018)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 109, in preparation (2020)
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Geography:

Chile
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (24° 17' 41"S, 70° 19' 45"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2052 approved meteorites from Antofagasta, Chile (plus 5 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 2080 approved meteorites from Chile (plus 12 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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