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Roosevelt County 037
Basic information Name: Roosevelt County 037
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: RC 037
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1968
Country: United States
Mass:help 94.3 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 67  (1989)  H4-5
MB 71  (1991)  H4/5
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H4-5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H4/5
Recommended:  H4/5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 501 approved meteorites classified as H4/5.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB67
  Table 3
  Line 5:
Date:1968
Mass (g):94.3
Class:H4-5
Fayalite (mol%):18.7
Classifier:
Data from:
  MB71
  Table 7
  Line 6:
Date:1968
Latitude:34°05'N
Longitude:103°31'W
Mass (g):94.3
Class:H4/5
Fayalite (mol%):18.7
Classifier:
Type spec location:thin sections of these meteorites are in the Max-Planck-Institut fur Chemie, Mainz, FRG
Main mass:Max-Planck-Institut fur Chemie, Mainz FRG
Institutions
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Mainz: Max-Planck-Institut für Chemie, Abteilung Kosmochemie, Postfach 3060, D-55020 Mainz, Germany; Website (institutional address; updated 7 Nov 2015)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 67, Meteoritics 24, 57-60 (1989)
Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 71, Meteoritics 26, 255-262 (1991)
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Geography:

United States
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (34° 5'N, 103° 31'W)
     Recommended::   (34° 5'N, 103° 31'W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 226 approved meteorites from New Mexico, United States (plus 2 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 1865 approved meteorites from United States (plus 890 unapproved names) (plus 28 impact craters)
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