Ksar Mehiri 003 (L6) – 17.32g (main mass)


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L6 chondrite

17.32g endcut (main mass)
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State/Prov/County: Tatawin
Origin or pseudonym: desert soil surface
Date: 2013 Jan 16
Latitude: 32°47.97’N
Longitude: 10°52.30’E
Mass (g): 30.8
Pieces: 1
Class: L6
Weathering grade: W2
Fayalite (mol%): 25.6±0.2
Ferrosilite (mol%): 21.6±0.3
Wollastonite (mol%): 1.9±0.1
Magnetic suscept.: 4.21
Classifier: M. Aboulahris, J. Gattacceca, N. Laridhi-Ouazaa
Type spec mass (g): 6.5
Type spec location: CEREGE
Main mass: Pierre-Marie Pelé
Finder: Pierre-Marie Pelé
Comments: Found by Pierre-Marie Pelé while prospecting in the Beni M’hira strewn field; submitted by J. Gattacceca