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Rabt Sbayta 013
Basic information Name: Rabt Sbayta 013
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2020
Country: Western Sahara
Mass:help 380 g
Classification
  history:
Recommended:  LL6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 2834 approved meteorites (plus 1 unapproved name) classified as LL6.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 8 Aug 2021
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Writeup from MB 110:

Rabt Sbayta 013        24°13’34"N, 14°38’07"W

Rio de Oro, Western Sahara

Find: 2020 Sep

Classification: Ordinary chondrite (LL6)

Petrography: (J. Gattacceca, CEREGE) Highly recyrstallized chondrite with shock veins and melt pockets. No discerniblr chondrule was observed in the studied polished section. Opaque minerals are rare metal and troilite.

Classification: Ordinary chondrite (L6).

Specimens: Type specimen at CEREGE. Main mass with Jérémy Bassemon

Data from:
  MB110
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Rio de Oro
Date:2020 Sep
Latitude:24°13'34"N
Longitude:14°38'07"W
Mass (g):380
Pieces:1
Class:LL6
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):31.2 (n=1)
Ferrosilite (mol%):25.6 (n=2)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.5
Magnetic suscept.:3.52
Classifier:J. Gattacceca, CEREGE
Type spec mass (g):20
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:Jérémy Bassemon
Finder:anonymous
Comments:work name JB17; submitted by Jerome Gattacceca
Institutions
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CEREGE: CEREGE BP 80 Avenue Philibert, Technopole de l'Arbois 13545 Aix-en-Provence Cedex 4 France, France (institutional address; updated 29 Oct 2018)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 110, in preparation (2021)
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Geography:

Western Sahara
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (24° 13' 34"N, 14° 38' 7"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 40 approved meteorites from Rio de Oro, Western Sahara
     This is 1 of 239 approved meteorites from Western Sahara (plus 19 unapproved names)
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