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Roosevelt County 103
Basic information Name: Roosevelt County 103
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: RC 103
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1998
Country: United States
Mass:help 10 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  L6
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 85  (2001)  L6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L6
Recommended:  L6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 11460 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)
Data from:
  MB85
  Table 2
  Line 25:
State/Prov/County:Roosevelt, New Mex.
Date:1998
Latitude:33°44.33'N
Longitude:103°39' W
Mass (g):10
Pieces:1
Class:L6
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):25.1
Ferrosilite (mol%):20.7
Wollastonite (mol%):1.6
Classifier:G. Huss (ASU)
Type spec mass (g):1.1
Main mass:IWilson
Finder:Ivan Wilson
Comments:rb
Institutions
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ASU: Center for Meteorite Studies, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona 85287-1404, United States; Website (institutional address; updated 14 Jan 2012)
IWilson: Ivan E. Wilson, 457 RR 0, Portales, NM 88130, United States (private address)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 85, MAPS 36, A293-A322 (2001)
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Geography:

United States
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (33° 44'N, 103° 39'W)
     Recommended::   (33° 44' 20"N, 103° 39' 0"W)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 0.6 km apart

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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