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Lucerne Valley 057
Basic information Name: Lucerne Valley 057
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: LV 057
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2005
Country: United States
Mass:help 13.2 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 93  (2008)  L6
Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 11338 approved meteorites (plus 6 unapproved names) classified as L6.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 14 Jan 2008
Data from:
  MB93
  Table 3
  Line 11:
State/Prov/County:San Bernardino County, CA, USA
Origin or pseudonym:Dry lake
Date:13-Sep-2005
Latitude:34°29.160'N
Longitude:116°58.365'W
Mass (g):13.15
Pieces:1
Class:L6
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):24.6 ± 1.5
Classifier:A. Rubin, UCLA
Type spec mass (g):3.46
Type spec location:UCLA
Main mass:RMatson
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)
RMatson: Rob Matson, 1 Veneto, Newport Coast, CA 92657, United States (private address; updated 22 May 2012)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 93, MAPS 43, 571-632 (2008)
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Geography:

United States
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (34° 29' 10"N, 116° 58' 22"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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