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Meteorite Hills 00716
Basic information Name: Meteorite Hills 00716
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: MET 00716
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2000
Country: Antarctica [Collected by US Antarctic Search for Meteorites program (ANSMET)]
Mass:help 6 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 2790 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)
Data from:
  MB88
  Table A1
  Line 119:
Mass (g):5.986
Class:LL6
Weathering grade:B/C
Fayalite (mol%): -
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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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Antarctica
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (79° 41'S, 159° 45'E)

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