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MacAlpine Hills 02667
Basic information Name: MacAlpine Hills 02667
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: MAC 02667
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2002
Country: Antarctica [Collected by US Antarctic Search for Meteorites program (ANSMET)]
Mass:help 7.5 g
Classification
  history:
Antarctic Meteorite Newsletter:  AMN 26(2)  (2003)  LL6
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 88  (2004)  LL6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  LL6
Recommended:  LL6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 2803 approved meteorites (plus 1 unapproved name) classified as LL6.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Field number: 14133
Data from:
  MB88
  Table A1
  Line 80:
Mass (g):7.508
Class:LL6
Weathering grade:B
Fayalite (mol%):29
Ferrosilite (mol%):23
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References: Published in Antarctic Meteorite Newsletter 26(2) (2003), JSC, Houston
Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 88, MAPS 39, A215-A272 (2004)
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Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (84° 19' 5"S, 159° 37' 23"E)
Note: the MetBase and recommended coordinates are 15 km apart

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     This is 1 of 40744 approved meteorites from Antarctica (plus 4494 unapproved names)
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