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Los Vientos 271
Basic information Name: Los Vientos 271
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: LoV 271
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2010
Country: Chile
Mass:help 37.8 g
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Recommended:  L4/5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 74 approved meteorites (plus 1 unapproved name) classified as L4/5.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 16 Feb 2019
Data from:
  MB108
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Origin or pseudonym:deflation surface
Date:2010 Apr 16
Latitude:~24°41'S
Longitude:~69°46'W
Mass (g):37.8
Pieces:1
Class:L4/5
Weathering grade:W2
Magnetic suscept.:4.52
Classifier:H. Pourkhorsandi, J. Gattacceca, CEREGE
Type spec mass (g):9
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:Eric Christensen
Finder:Eric Christensen
Comments:work name EJ537; submitted by JérômeGattacceca
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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 Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 108, in preparation (2019)
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Chile
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (24° 41'S, 69° 46'W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1433 approved meteorites from Antofagasta, Chile (plus 5 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 1460 approved meteorites from Chile (plus 11 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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