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Eldee 002
Basic information Name: Eldee 002
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2006
Country: Australia
Mass:help 101 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 95  (2009)  L6 (melt breccia)
Recommended:  L6-melt breccia    [explanation]

This is 1 of 42 approved meteorites classified as L6-melt breccia.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Melted chondrites, Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 30 Oct 2008
Data from:
  MB95
  Table 6
  Line 3:
State/Prov/County:Eldee Station, Broken Hill region of New
Date:15-Oct-06
Latitude:31°39'51"S
Longitude:141°14' 01.52"E
Mass (g):101
Pieces:1
Class:L6 (melt breccia)
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):25.4
Ferrosilite (mol%):21.2
Wollastonite (mol%):1.8
Classifier:Dr. Adrew G. Tomkins, Monash
Type spec mass (g):60
Type spec location:Monash
Main mass:ATomkins
Comments:Glass, cataclasite, Fe-Ni metal and FeS spheres along fracture zones that separate breccia clasts.
Institutions
   and collections
Monash: Building 28 School of Geosciences Monash University Victoria 3800 Australia, Australia (institutional address; updated 12 Dec 2012)
ATomkins: Andrew G. Tomkins, Monash Univ., Australia (private address; updated 17 Apr 2009)
Catalogs:
References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 95, MAPS 44, 429-462 (2009)
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Geography:

Australia
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (31° 39' 51"S, 141° 14' 2"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 56 approved meteorites from New South Wales, Australia (plus 1 unapproved name)
     This is 1 of 704 approved meteorites from Australia (plus 45 unapproved names) (plus 27 impact craters)
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