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Allan Hills 09003
Basic information Name: Allan Hills 09003
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: ALH 09003
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2009
Country: Antarctica [Collected by Programma Nazionale di Ricerche in Antartide (PNRA), Italy]
Mass:help 15.5 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 100  (2012)  L6
Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10992 approved meteorites (plus 6 unapproved names) classified as L6.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 21 Apr 2012
Data from:
  MB100
  Table 1
  Line 26:
Origin or pseudonym:Allan Hills main icefield
Date:29 Nov 2009
Latitude:76°44.547'S
Longitude:159°22.475'E
Mass (g):15.5
Pieces:1
Class:L6
Shock stage:S4
Weathering grade:W0
Fayalite (mol%):25.0
Ferrosilite (mol%):20.9
Wollastonite (mol%):1.7
Magnetic suscept.:4.55
Classifier:A.M. Fioretti, R. Carampin, CNR
Type spec mass (g):15.5
Type spec location:MNA-SI
Main mass:MNA-SI
Comments:Meteorite recovered by L. Folco and P. Rochette during the XXV PNRA expedition.; submitted by L. Folco
Institutions
   and collections
MNA-SI: Museo Nazionale dell'Antartide, Università di Siena, Via Laterina 8, I-53100 Siena, Italy; Website (institutional address; updated 13 Dec 2011)
CNR: Instituto di Geoscienze e Georisorse, Consiglio Nazionale delle Richerche, Sez. Di Padova, Corso Garibaldi 37, 35100 Padova, Italy (institutional address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 100, MAPS 49, E1-E101 (2014)
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Geography:

Antarctica
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (76° 44' 33"S, 159° 22' 28"E)

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