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Wubao 004
Basic information Name: Wubao 004
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2019
Country: China
Mass:help 369 g
Classification
  history:
Recommended:  LL3    [explanation]

This is 1 of 369 approved meteorites classified as LL3.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 3), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 3)
Comments: Approved 13 Feb 2021
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Writeup from MB 110:

Wubao 004        42°09’23.65"N, 92°51’59.90"E

Xinjiang, China

Find: 2019 Oct 2

Classification: Ordinary chondrite (LL3)

Physical characteristics: A single stone. Cut face reveals abundant large chondrules, metal and sulfides.

Petrography: (J. Gattacceca, CEREGE) Chondrite with packed large well-delineated chondrules. Opaques are metal and trolite.

Geochemistry: Olivine Fa26.4±9.0, range Fa10.6-34.2, Fa PMD 29.6%, Cr2O3 0.09±0.10 wt% (n=7). Low-Ca pyroxene Fs14.1±9.5Wo2.0±2.1 (n=3).

Classification: Ordinary chondrite (LL3). LL group based on magnetic susceptibility.

Specimens: Type specimen at CEREGE. Main mass with Lei Wenchang and Feng Lijun.

Data from:
  MB110
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Xinjiang
Date:2019 Oct 2
Latitude:42°09'23.65"N
Longitude:92°51'59.90"E
Mass (g):369
Pieces:1
Class:LL3
Weathering grade:W1
Fayalite (mol%):26.4±9.0 (n=7)
Ferrosilite (mol%):14.1±9.5 (n=3)
Wollastonite (mol%):2.0±2.1
Magnetic suscept.:4.30
Classifier:J. Gattacceca, CEREGE
Type spec mass (g):21
Type spec location:CEREGE
Main mass:Lei Wenchang and Feng Lijun
Finder:Lei Wenchang and Feng Lijun
Comments:work name K476; submitted by Jérôme Gattacceca
Institutions
   and collections
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:

China
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (42° 9' 24"N, 92° 52' 0"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 267 approved meteorites from Xinjiang, China (plus 4 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 422 approved meteorites from China (plus 11 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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