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Mount Leake
Basic information Name: Mount Leake
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1998
Country: Australia
Mass:help 3.67 kg
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 93  (2008)  L5
Recommended:  L5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 7157 approved meteorites (plus 4 unapproved names) classified as L5.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 10 Dec 2007
Data from:
  MB93
  Table 7
  Line 1:
State/Prov/County:Pilbara region, Western Australia, Austr
Date:Aug-98
Latitude:25°52.6'S
Longitude:119°4.4'E
Mass (g):3667
Pieces:2
Class:L5
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):25.8
Ferrosilite (mol%):22.2
Wollastonite (mol%):1.3
Classifier:P. Downes and A. Bevan, WAM
Type spec mass (g):3667
Type spec location:WAM
Institutions
   and collections
WAM: Department of Earth & Planetary Sciences, Western Australian Museum. Locked Bag 49, Welshpool DC, Western Australia 6986, Australia; Website (institutional address; updated 18 Oct 2011)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 93, MAPS 43, 571-632 (2008)
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Geography:

Australia
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (25° 52' 36"S, 119° 4' 24"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 346 approved meteorites from Western Australia, Australia (plus 1 unapproved name) (plus 11 impact craters)
     This is 1 of 715 approved meteorites from Australia (plus 45 unapproved names) (plus 27 impact craters)
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