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Yamato 791558
Basic information Name: Yamato 791558
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Y-791558
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1979
Country: Antarctica [Collected by National Institute of Polar Research, Japan]
Mass:help 101.6 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  LL3.1
NIPR Catalogue:  2000 Edition  (2000)  LL3
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  LL3.1
Recommended:  LL3.15    [explanation]

This is 1 of 7 approved meteorites classified as LL3.15.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Comments: Revised 1 Sep 2007: Reclassified by Grossman and Brearley (2005)
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References: Published in Meteorites news : Japanese collection of Antarctic meteorites / Meteorites news : Japanese collection of Antarctic meteorites ,7(1),1-94 (1998-06)
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Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (71° 30'S, 35° 40'E)
     Recommended::   (71° 30'S, 35° 40'E)

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