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Abarkouh 007
Basic information Name: Abarkouh 007
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2020
Country: Iran
Mass:help 1050 g
Classification
  history:
Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 12071 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 1 May 2022
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Writeup from MB 111:

Abarkouh 007        31.39653°N, 53.841478°E

Yazd, Iran

Find: 2020 May

Classification: Ordinary chondrite (L6)

History: Found in May 2020 close to the Ardan (Erdan) village in the Dehshir district, Taft county, Yazd province, Iran.

Petrography: (J. Gattacceca,CEREGE) Highly recrystallized chondrite. Opaque minerals are Fe,Ni metal and troilite.

Data from:
  MB111
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Yazd
Date:2020 May
Latitude:31.39653°N
Longitude:53.841478°E
Mass (g):1050
Pieces:1
Class:L6
Weathering grade:W5
Fayalite (mol%):24.9 (n=1)
Ferrosilite (mol%):21.36 (n=1)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.9
Magnetic suscept.:4.30
Classifier:J. Gattacceca, CEREGE
Type spec mass (g):46
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:Mohammadreza and Mohammadali Ardani
Finder:Mohammadreza and Mohammadali Ardani
Comments:work name CM86/Ardani#4; submitted by Jerome Gattacceca
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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. 111, in preparation (2022)
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Geography:

Iran
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (31° 23' 48"N, 53° 50' 29"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 9 approved meteorites from Yazd, Iran
     This is 1 of 355 approved meteorites from Iran (plus 1 unapproved name)
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