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Lucerne Valley 043
Basic information Name: Lucerne Valley 043
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: LV 043
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2004
Country: United States
Mass:help 1.75 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 89  (2005)  L4
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L4
Recommended:  L4    [explanation]

This is 1 of 1652 approved meteorites (plus 4 unapproved names) classified as L4.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB89
  Table 2
  Line 62:
State/Prov/County:San Bernardino, CA
Date:26 Mar 2004
Latitude:34°29.074'N
Longitude:116°57.753'W
Mass (g):1.75
Pieces:1
Class:L4
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):23.9±0.6
Classifier:A. Rubin, UCLA
Type spec mass (g):0.4
Main mass:N. Gessler
Finder:N. Gessler
Institutions
   and collections
UCLA: Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1567, United States (institutional address; updated 17 Oct 2011)
Gessler: Nicholas Gessler, 2010 Calgary Lane, Los Angeles, CA 90077, United States (private address; updated 7 Jul 2016)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 89, MAPS 40, A201-A263 (2005)
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Geography:

United States
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (34° 29' 4"N, 116° 57' 45"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 262 approved meteorites from California, United States (plus 24 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 1862 approved meteorites from United States (plus 890 unapproved names) (plus 28 impact craters)
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