header
  MetSoc Home            Publications            Contacts  
Search the Meteoritical Bulletin Database
Last update: 28 Nov 2020
Search for: Search type: Search limits: Display: Publication:
Names
Text help
Places
Classes
Years
Contains
Starts with
Exact
Sounds like
NonAntarctic
Falls  Non-NWAs
What's new
  in the last:
Limit to approved meteorite names
Search text:  
Roosevelt County 106
Basic information Name: Roosevelt County 106
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: RC 106
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2001
Country: United States
Mass:help 98.8 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 88  (2004)  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:
  MB88
  Table 3
  Line 28:
State/Prov/County:Roosevelt, NM
Origin or pseudonym:soil blow-out
Date:1 Feb 2001
Latitude:34°13'N
Longitude:103°56'W
Mass (g):98.8
Pieces:1
Class:L6
Shock stage:S6
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):24.9
Ferrosilite (mol%):20.8
Wollastonite (mol%):1.6
Classifier:G. Huss, ASU
Type spec mass (g):98.8
Main mass:ASU
Finder:S.Wilson
Institutions
   and collections
ASU: Center for Meteorite Studies, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona 85287-1404, United States; Website (institutional address; updated 14 Jan 2012)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 88, MAPS 39, A215-A272 (2004)
Find references in NASA ADS:
Find references in Google Scholar:
Geography:

United States
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (34° 13'N, 103° 56'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)
Proximity search:
Find nearby meteorites: enter search radius (km):

Direct link to this page