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Calama 044
Basic information Name: Calama 044
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2016
Country: Chile
Mass:help 1301 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 108  (2020)  L5/6
Recommended:  L5/6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 188 approved meteorites classified as L5/6.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 15 Dec 2019
Data from:
  MB108
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Origin or pseudonym:Limestone plain
Date:2016 Feb 17
Latitude:22°27.304'S
Longitude:068°36.967'W
Mass (g):1300.933
Pieces:9
Class:L5/6
Shock stage:S4
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):24.4±0.5 (N=18)
Ferrosilite (mol%):22.6±0.5 (N=16)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.7±0.4 (N=16)
Classifier:J. Llorca, UPC
Type spec mass (g):52
Type spec location:UPC
Main mass:Francisco Galvez
Finder:Francisco Galvez
Comments:Field name: Met-2016-010; submitted by David Allepuz
Institutions
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UPC: Institut de Tècniques Energètiques, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya Diagonal 647, ed. ETSEIB, 08028 Barcelona, Spain, Spain (institutional address; updated 3 May 2015)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 108 (2020) Meteorit. Planet. Sci. 55, 1146-1150
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Geography:

Chile
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (22° 27' 18"S, 68° 36' 58"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1827 approved meteorites from Antofagasta, Chile (plus 5 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 1855 approved meteorites from Chile (plus 11 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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