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Miller Range 15163
Basic information Name: Miller Range 15163
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: MIL 15163
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2015
Country: Antarctica [Collected by US Antarctic Search for Meteorites program (ANSMET)]
Mass:help 30.4 g
Classification
  history:
Antarctic Meteorite Newsletter:  AMN 42(1)  (2019)  LL4
Recommended:  LL4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 368 approved meteorites classified as LL4.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 21 Feb 2019
Data from:
  MB108
  Table 0
  Line 0:
Date:2015
Latitude:-83.5569
Longitude:156.994
Mass (g):30.441
Pieces:1
Class:LL4
Weathering grade:B
Fayalite (mol%):28
Ferrosilite (mol%):23
Magnetic suscept.:4.07
Classifier:SI
Type spec mass (g):30.441
Type spec location:JSC
Main mass:JSC
Finder:ANSMET
Comments:Field no: 23032; submitted by AMN
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JSC: Mailcode KT, 2101 NASA Parkway, NASA Johnson Space Center, Houston, TX 77058, United States; Website (institutional address; updated 3 Sep 2013)
SI: Department of Mineral Sciences, NHB-119, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC 20560, United States; Website (institutional address; updated 16 Jan 2012)
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References: Published in Antarctic Meteorite Newsletter 42(1) (2019), JSC, Houston
Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 108, in preparation (2019)
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     Recommended::   (83° 33' 25"S, 156° 59' 38"E)

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     This is 1 of 40129 approved meteorites from Antarctica (plus 4494 unapproved names)
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