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Los Vientos 376
Basic information Name: Los Vientos 376
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: LoV 376
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2019
Country: Chile
Mass:help 2.04 kg
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Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 11485 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 Nov 2020
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Writeup from MB 109:

Los Vientos 376 (LoV 376)        24°36’41.0"S, 69°51’57.7"W

Antofagasta, Chile

Find: 2019 Nov 12

Classification: Ordinary chondrite (L6)

Petrography: (J. Gattacceca, CEREGE) Shock-darkened ordinary chondrite with pervasive Fe,Ni metal and troilite veinlets and fizzed grains. Eutectic assemblages of metal and troilite are present.

Classification: Ordinary chondrite (L6), shock-darkened.

Data from:
  MB109
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Date:2019 Nov 12
Latitude:24°36'41.0"S
Longitude:69°51'57.7"W
Mass (g):2035
Pieces:42
Class:L6
Weathering grade:W1
Magnetic suscept.:4.70
Classifier:J. Gattacceca, CEREGE
Type spec mass (g):31.2
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:MCL
Finder:Rodrigo Martinez-Martina Kloubová
Comments:work name RM685; submitted by Jérôme 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. 109, in preparation (2020)
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Geography:

Chile
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (24° 36' 41"S, 69° 51' 58"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 1904 approved meteorites from Antofagasta, Chile (plus 5 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 1932 approved meteorites from Chile (plus 11 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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