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Tungsten Mountain 563
Basic information Name: Tungsten Mountain 563
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: TM 563
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2007
Country: United States
Mass:help 9.3 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 98  (2010)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 9651 approved meteorites (plus 16 unapproved names) classified as H5.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 14 Jun 2010
Data from:
  MB98
  Table 1
  Line 276:
State/Prov/County:Churchill Co., Nevada
Date:27-May-2007
Latitude:39°40.632'N
Longitude:117° 37.715'W
Mass (g):9.3
Pieces:1
Class:H5
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):19.0±0.7 n=5
Classifier:A. E. Rubin, UCLA
Type spec mass (g):2.1
Type spec location:UCLA
Main mass:Stanley
Comments:Submitted by Greg Stanley
Institutions
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UCLA: Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1567, United States (institutional address; updated 17 Oct 2011)
Stanley: No contact information provided. (private address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 98, MAPS 45, 1530-1551 (2010)
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United States
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (39° 40' 38"N, 117° 37' 43"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 138 approved meteorites from Nevada, United States (plus 4 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 1835 approved meteorites from United States (plus 358 unapproved names) (plus 28 impact craters)
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