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MacKay Glacier 14013
Basic information Name: MacKay Glacier 14013
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: MCY 14013
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2015
Country: Antarctica [Collected by Programma Nazionale di Ricerche in Antartide (PNRA), Italy]
Mass:help 2.2 g
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Recommended:  L5/6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 175 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 11 Jun 2019
Data from:
  MB108
  Table 0
  Line 0:
Origin or pseudonym:McKay Glacier Icefields
Date:2015 Jan 18
Latitude:77°14.442'S
Longitude:158°05.308'E
Mass (g):2.2
Pieces:1
Class:L5/6
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):21±1 (n=10)
Ferrosilite (mol%):19±1 (n=10)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.5±0.5
Classifier:A.Belluzzo and L. Folco (DST and UniPi)
Type spec mass (g):2.2
Type spec location:MNA-SI
Main mass:MNA-SI
Finder:Jacopo Nava
Comments:Submitted by L. Folco (DST UniPi)
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MNA-SI: Museo Nazionale dell'Antartide, Università di Siena, Via Laterina 8, I-53100 Siena, Italy; Website (institutional address; updated 13 Dec 2011)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 108, in preparation (2019)
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     Recommended::   (77° 14' 27"S, 158° 5' 18"E)

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