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Pecora Escarpment 91388
Basic information Name: Pecora Escarpment 91388
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: PCA 91388
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1991
Country: Antarctica [Collected by US Antarctic Search for Meteorites program (ANSMET)]
Mass:help 20.7 g
Classification
  history:
Antarctic Meteorite Newsletter:  AMN 16(1)  (1993)  Pallasite
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 76  (1994)  Pallasite
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  Pallasite
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  Pallasite
Recommended:  Pallasite, PMG    [explanation]

This is 1 of 43 approved meteorites (plus 1 unapproved name) classified as Pallasite, PMG.   [show all]
Search for other: Main group pallasites, Metal-rich meteorites, and Pallasites
Comments: Revised 26 May 2009: Classification from Wasson (2003)
Data from:
  MB76
  Table 2
  Line 5181:
Origin or pseudonym:Main
Mass (g):20.7
Class:Pal
Weathering grade:B/C
Comments:91004 pairing group
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References: Published in Antarctic Meteorite Newsletter 16(1) (1993), JSC, Houston
Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 76, Meteoritics 29, 100-143 (1994)
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Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (85° 38'S, 68° 42'W)
     Recommended::   (85° 41' 34"S, 69° 0' 54"W)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 7.1 km apart

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     This is 1 of 39173 approved meteorites from Antarctica (plus 5051 unapproved names)
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