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Volume 42 No. 2 – August 2019

Table 1. Newly Classified Antarctic Meteorites

Sample Number Weight (g) Classification Weathering Fracturing %Fa %Fs Magnetic Susceptibility
DOM 18003 1150.8L5 CHONDRITE A/BA/B24204.690
DOM 18071 43.3CM2 CHONDRITE BeB1-581-12
DOM 18130 14.8UREILITE B/CB2413-19
DOM 18165 53.1HOWARDITE A/BA/B21-633.200
DOM 18166 24.9L5 CHONDRITE A/BA2420
DOM 18173 49.4IRON-UNGROUPED BA
DOM 18255 36.4UREILITE B/CB2413-19
DOM 18262 6.8LUNAR-BASALTIC BRECCIA A/BA71-9529-79
DOM 18286 20.3CO3 CHONDRITE A/BB1-5214.550
DOM 18291 15.9EUCRITE (BRECCIATED) AA/B25-622.600
DOM 18292 10.7EUCRITE (BRECCIATED) AA25-622.640
DOM 18303 21.6H5 CHONDRITE CA19164.850
DOM 18304 29.2HOWARDITE A/BA/B28-63
DOM 18329 20.5L5 CHONDRITE CA24214.600
DOM 18352 14.6L6 CHONDRITE BA24204.620
DOM 18469 2.3LL6 CHONDRITE A/BA29253.770
DOM 18509 16.5LUNAR-BASALTIC BRECCIA AA90-9929-854.130
DOM 18543 13.6LUNAR-BASALTIC BRECCIA AA9322-774.220
DOM 18629 17.6EUCRITE (UNBRECCIATED) A/BA40-602.700
DOM 18636 3.6CM2 CHONDRITE BB1-46
DOM 18666 45.9LUNAR-BASALTIC BRECCIA AA/B9926-804.160
DOM 18678 11.6LUNAR-BASALTIC BRECCIA A/BA/B9529-63
DOM 18787 3.4HOWARDITE A/BA1220-52
MIL 15001SEM 1921.2H4 CHONDRITE A/BB215.140
MIL 15002SEM 6661.5LL5 CHONDRITE A/BA/B244.550
MIL 15003SEM 1261.1LL4 CHONDRITE A/BA/B294.360
MIL 15004SEM 2335.5H5 CHONDRITE BB/C20175.350
MIL 15005SEM 2400.3LL4 CHONDRITE A/BA/B304.730
MIL 15006SEM 1405.0H5 CHONDRITE CA/B215.270
MIL 15007SEM 800.2L6 CHONDRITE A/BA/B25214.900
MIL 15008SEM 839.3LL6 CHONDRITE BA294.860
MIL 15010SEM 157.6H6 CHONDRITEB/CB204.870
MIL 15011SEM 198.6L6 CHONDRITE B/CA234.530
MIL 15013SEM 195.4LL6 CHONDRITE B/CA/B254.790
MIL 15014 123.5LL CHONDRITE (IMPT MELT) CA11-31253.930
MIL 15015SEM 115.6L4 CHONDRITE B/CA264.660
MIL 15016SEM 84.1H5 CHONDRITE B/CB214.900
MIL 15017SEM 109.4L6 CHONDRITE B/CA264.570
MIL 15018SEM 70.7L5 CHONDRITE B/CA264.550
MIL 15019 59.4H5 CHONDRITE BeA17155.240
MIL 15020SEM 169.5LL5 CHONDRITE BA/B27244.690
MIL 15021SEM 221.7LL6 CHONDRITE BA/B28254.530
MIL 15022SEM 220.3H5 CHONDRITE BB20185.010
MIL 15023SEM 121.7L5 CHONDRITE CB233.500
MIL 15024SEM 180.3LL6 CHONDRITE CA294.690
MIL 15025SEM 96.1L5 CHONDRITE B/CB233.440
MIL 15026SEM 78.5H5 CHONDRITE B/CA/B20184.980
MIL 15027SEM 60.7L6 CHONDRITE BA/B254.390
MIL 15032SEM 876.1LL5 CHONDRITE BB304.760
MIL 15033SEM 321.3LL6 CHONDRITE B/CA284.650
MIL 15034SEM 384.5L6 CHONDRITE A/BB254.640
MIL 15043 277.8CHONDRITE UNGROUPED CA155-135.210
MIL 15050SEM 794.7L6 CHONDRITE B/CB254.480
MIL 15051 464.0H5 CHONDRITE A/BB18165.180
MIL 15053 205.6L3.5 CHONDRITE BA10-2515-194.190
MIL 15054 241.1L3.5 CHONDRITE A/BeA4-422-164.680
MIL 15055 155.7L5 CHONDRITE B/CeB24204.380
MIL 15056SEM 134.3H6 CHONDRITEB/CA/B185.230
MIL 15057 156.5H6 CHONDRITEBA/B20185.200
MIL 15058 99.9MESOSIDERITE B/CB/C27-375.550
MIL 15059 111.8L3.5 CHONDRITE BA10-3723-254.170
MIL 15060SEM 162.1H6 CHONDRITEB/CA204.930
MIL 15061SEM 87.9L6 CHONDRITE BA/B26224.520
MIL 15062SEM 268.7LL5 CHONDRITE A/BA/B27234.510
MIL 15063SEM 164.4H6 CHONDRITEB/CB205.080
MIL 15064SEM 162.6H6 CHONDRITEB/CA20185.030
MIL 15065SEM 104.0L5 CHONDRITE A/BA/B264.810
MIL 15066SEM 66.5L6 CHONDRITE A/BA/B254.640
MIL 15067SEM 69.2L4 CHONDRITE A/BA/B264.520
MIL 15068SEM 101.8H6 CHONDRITEB/CB214.820
MIL 15069SEM 82.0H6 CHONDRITEB/CA/B205.050
MIL 15070SEM 57.8H6 CHONDRITECB/C204.820
MIL 15071SEM 84.2LL5 CHONDRITE B/CA304.480
MIL 15072SEM 65.9H5 CHONDRITE BB204.930
MIL 15073SEM 58.4H5 CHONDRITE B/CB/C20184.870
MIL 15074SEM 82.8H5 CHONDRITE CB/C204.980
MIL 15075SEM 117.6L5 CHONDRITE A/BA/B214.840
MIL 15076SEM 203.2H5 CHONDRITE B/CA/B215.020
MIL 15077SEM 142.4L6 CHONDRITE B/CA254.630
MIL 15078SEM 86.9H6 CHONDRITECA195.100
MIL 15079SEM 112.9H5 CHONDRITE B/CA/B204.910
MIL 15101SEM 5.2H6 CHONDRITEB/CA214.810
MIL 15102SEM 2.4L6 CHONDRITE B/CA255.030
MIL 15106SEM 3.7L6 CHONDRITE B/CA244.720
MIL 15107SEM 6.4H5 CHONDRITE B/CB215.060
MIL 15108SEM 2.1LL5 CHONDRITE BA/B284.940
MIL 15110SEM 35.0LL5 CHONDRITE A/BA/B304.160
MIL 15111SEM 17.3H6 CHONDRITECA204.980
MIL 15113SEM 25.2LL6 CHONDRITE A/BA304.090
MIL 15115SEM 12.5H6 CHONDRITEB/CA214.960
MIL 15116SEM 14.7H6 CHONDRITEA/BA/B205.090
MIL 15117SEM 15.1H6 CHONDRITECA215.230
MIL 15118SEM 28.0H6 CHONDRITECA215.160
MIL 15119SEM 22.2H5 CHONDRITE B/CA/B205.070
MIL 15129 70.2H4 CHONDRITE BA/B17-1916
MIL 15160SEM 34.4LL6 CHONDRITE A/BeA294.350
MIL 15161SEM 53.1LL5 CHONDRITE A/BA284.520
MIL 15162SEM 36.8L5 CHONDRITE A/BA264.330
MIL 15164SEM 45.3H5 CHONDRITE BA195.050
MIL 15165SEM 22.2LL6 CHONDRITE BA/B304.040
MIL 15166SEM 24.8H6 CHONDRITEB/CA204.860
MIL 15167SEM 37.6LL5 CHONDRITE A/BA/B284.570
MIL 15168SEM 25.3L5 CHONDRITE BA/B254.550
MIL 15169SEM 22.4LL5 CHONDRITE BA304.230
MIL 15181 2.0MESOSIDERITE B/CA/B23-574.750
MIL 15189 10.8H4 CHONDRITE BA17155.200
MIL 15213SEM 15.1L5 CHONDRITE B/CA/B254.960
MIL 15232SEM 34.2H6 CHONDRITEA/BA214.960
MIL 15233SEM 24.5H6 CHONDRITEBA194.970
MIL 15234SEM 28.3LL6 CHONDRITE BA294.650
MIL 15235SEM 64.0H6 CHONDRITEBA/B215.150
MIL 15236SEM 38.4H5 CHONDRITE B/CA205.510
MIL 15237SEM 29.8H5 CHONDRITE B/CA/B205.510
MIL 15238SEM 20.9L6 CHONDRITE B/CA255.060
MIL 15239SEM 18.5H6 CHONDRITECA195.100
MIL 15242SEM 7.4H6 CHONDRITEB/CA195.010
MIL 15243SEM 5.3L5 CHONDRITE B/CA245.010
MIL 15244SEM 9.7H6 CHONDRITEB/CA214.970
MIL 15245SEM 7.9H5 CHONDRITE B/CA205.050
MIL 15246SEM 7.4H6 CHONDRITEB/CA/B204.970
MIL 15248SEM 7.3L6 CHONDRITE CA254.260
MIL 15249SEM 7.0L6 CHONDRITE CA244.790
MIL 15259 15.3LL5 CHONDRITE A/BA28214.240
MIL 15280SEM 15.9H6 CHONDRITEA/BA18165.170
MIL 15294 2.3LL6 CHONDRITE A/BA29233.790
MIL 15300 0.8CM2 CHONDRITE BA/B1-443.870
MIL 15301 1.3CM2 CHONDRITE BA1-515-73.940
MIL 15302 1.0CM2 CHONDRITE BA1-484.030
MIL 15303 2.0CM2 CHONDRITE BA1-393.760
MIL 15304 3.4CM2 CHONDRITE BeA0.5-513.370
MIL 15305 3.2CM2 CHONDRITE BA1-393.930
MIL 15306 9.0CV3 CHONDRITE BA0.4-2913.900
MIL 15329 49.1LL5 CHONDRITE A/BB30243.660
MIL 15347 5.4CM1 CHONDRITE BeA/B3.390
MIL 15350SEM 159.3L6 CHONDRITE A/BA/B244.620
MIL 15351 150.3L3.2 CHONDRITE BA/B1-421-84.230
MIL 15352SEM 137.4L5 CHONDRITE B/CA/B254.840
MIL 15353SEM 102.1L6 CHONDRITE B/CA254.700
MIL 15354SEM 86.0H6 CHONDRITEB/CA215.260
MIL 15355SEM 89.0H6 CHONDRITEB/CA205.080
MIL 15356SEM 156.9LL6 CHONDRITE BA/B314.460
MIL 15358SEM 73.1H6 CHONDRITEB/CB204.690
MIL 15359SEM 84.4L6 CHONDRITE BA/B254.730
MIL 15382SEM 273.7LL5 CHONDRITE B/CA284.630
MIL 15384SEM 181.7H6 CHONDRITEB/CA205.060
MIL 15400 4.7H4 CHONDRITE B/CA18165.160
MIL 15401 3.9H5 CHONDRITE B/CA17155.100
MIL 15402SEM 2.5H6 CHONDRITEBA214.990
MIL 15403SEM 5.8L6 CHONDRITE B/CA264.610
MIL 15404SEM 6.1H5 CHONDRITE B/CeA/B205.220
MIL 15405SEM 3.4H6 CHONDRITEB/CA215.050
MIL 15406SEM 5.2L6 CHONDRITE B/CA/B264.580
MIL 15407SEM 12.1H6 CHONDRITEBA195.310
MIL 15408 2.9CM2 CHONDRITE BA1-37
MIL 15409 2.4CM2 CHONDRITE BeA0.5-403.760
MIL 15410 1.1CM2 CHONDRITE A/BA/B1-413.350
MIL 15411SEM 2.6H6 CHONDRITEBA205.040
MIL 15412SEM 3.3H6 CHONDRITEB/CA165.240
MIL 15413SEM 3.4L4 CHONDRITE BA264.230
MIL 15414SEM 1.7L5 CHONDRITE BA264.640
MIL 15415SEM 2.6L4 CHONDRITE A/BA/B244.900
MIL 15419 0.6CM2 CHONDRITE A/BA1-478-124.030
MIL 15420SEM 6.6H6 CHONDRITEB/CA204.950
MIL 15421 5.9L5 CHONDRITE B/CeA24204.360
MIL 15422SEM 7.4L5 CHONDRITE BA/B244.790
MIL 15423SEM 6.3H6 CHONDRITEB/CA21
MIL 15424SEM 3.9L5 CHONDRITE B/CA26
MIL 15425SEM 8.4L6 CHONDRITE B/CeA254.420
MIL 15426SEM 8.4H6 CHONDRITEB/CA205.020
MIL 15427SEM 7.5H6 CHONDRITEB/CA205.060
MIL 15428 9.0EUCRITE (BRECCIATED) A/BA17-632.680
MIL 15429 8.1CM2 CHONDRITE BeA/B1-453.630
MIL 15435SEM 1.7H6 CHONDRITEBA195.070
MIL 15450 5.1CM2 CHONDRITE BA/B1-36253.780
MIL 15451SEM 3.4H5 CHONDRITE B/CA205.140
MIL 15452SEM 5.9H6 CHONDRITEB/CA194.960
MIL 15453SEM 5.0L5 CHONDRITE B/CA264.240
MIL 15454SEM 4.2H5 CHONDRITE B/CA/B214.970
MIL 15455SEM 3.0L5 CHONDRITE B/CA254.460
MIL 15456SEM 7.2LL5 CHONDRITE B/CA284.330
MIL 15457 7.6LL4 CHONDRITE BA28204.210
MIL 15458SEM 8.8H6 CHONDRITEB/CA18165.140
MIL 15459SEM 7.4H6 CHONDRITEB/CA204.900
MIL 15460SEM 8.6H5 CHONDRITE BA195.150
MIL 15461SEM 9.4LL6 CHONDRITE B/CA284.340
MIL 15462SEM 13.4L6 CHONDRITE A/BA254.470
MIL 15463SEM 17.7LL6 CHONDRITE B/CA284.330
MIL 15464 8.4CO3 CHONDRITE B/CB1-451-304.340
MIL 15465SEM 13.5L6 CHONDRITE A/BA264.520
MIL 15466SEM 11.1L6 CHONDRITE A/BA/B254.550
MIL 15467 7.7H3.7 CHONDRITE B/CA/B3-20164.930
MIL 15468 4.3CM2 CHONDRITE BeA1-413.940
MIL 15469 11.6LL5 CHONDRITE BA28234.330
MIL 15471SEM 1.5L6 CHONDRITE BA264.630
MIL 15472 2.3CV3 CHONDRITE AA0.3-71-44.150
MIL 15473SEM 1.6H5 CHONDRITE BA195.160
MIL 15474SEM 1.5H5 CHONDRITE BA194.890
MIL 15475SEM 1.9H6 CHONDRITEBA214.990
MIL 15476 2.3LL5 CHONDRITE A/BA28234.150
MIL 15479 1.3CM2 CHONDRITE AB1-354.000
MIL 15480 10.8CV3 CHONDRITE BA1-104.850
MIL 15481SEM 12.9H6 CHONDRITEB/CA214.930
MIL 15482SEM 12.3L6 CHONDRITE A/BA264.510
MIL 15483SEM 17.6H6 CHONDRITEB/CA205.070
MIL 15484 21.0H5 CHONDRITE BA/B18164.510
MIL 15485SEM 21.0H6 CHONDRITEB/CeA204.830
MIL 15486SEM 9.2L6 CHONDRITE B/CA254.350
MIL 15487SEM 11.9H6 CHONDRITEBA/B205.110
MIL 15488SEM 6.6H6 CHONDRITEB/cA184.900
MIL 15489 30.2CM2 CHONDRITE BeA1-523.710
MIL 15490SEM 2.9H6 CHONDRITEB/CA214.920
MIL 15491SEM 2.6H6 CHONDRITEB/CA214.920
MIL 15492 3.6L6 CHONDRITE B/CA25224.420
MIL 15493SEM 5.6H6 CHONDRITEB/CA204.970
MIL 15494SEM 6.7H6 CHONDRITEB/CA/B205.040
MIL 15495 3.6L6 CHONDRITE BB24204.680
MIL 15496SEM 2.8L6 CHONDRITE B/CA264.240
MIL 15497SEM 4.8H6 CHONDRITEB/CA195.010
MIL 15498SEM 2.9LL6 CHONDRITE B/CA/B284.520
MIL 15499 8.3L5 CHONDRITE B/CA24204.370
MIL 15512SEM 5.9H6 CHONDRITEBA/B204.950
MIL 15513SEM 5.9L6 CHONDRITE B/CA/B244.990
MIL 15514SEM 6.3H6 CHONDRITEB/CA205.030
MIL 15517SEM 5.3H6 CHONDRITEB/CA215.060
MIL 15550 2.5H5 CHONDRITE B/CA19174.760
MIL 15551 3.7H6 CHONDRITEB/CA/B18-19174.360
MIL 15552 2.2R4 CHONDRITE BA/B399-163.780
MIL 15554SEM 5.2H5 CHONDRITE B/CA205.000
MIL 15555 4.5CV3 CHONDRITE BA1-103.980
MIL 15556SEM 3.6H6 CHONDRITEB/CA205.060
MIL 15557SEM 4.2H6 CHONDRITEB/CA204.980
MIL 15558 3.6CO3 CHONDRITE BA1-501-24.610
MIL 15559SEM 6.1H5 CHONDRITE B/CA205.030

Classification of the ordinary chondrites in Table 1 & 2 was done by Energy Dispersive Spectroscopic (EDS) methods using a Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM). This can include the analysis of several olivine and pyroxene grains to determine the approximate Fayalite and Ferrosilite values of the silicates, grouping them into H, L or LL chondrites. Petrologic types are determined by optical microscopy and are assigned based on the distinctiveness of chondrule boundaries on broken surfaces of a 1-3 g chip. While this technique is suitable for general characterization and delineation of equilibrated ordinary chondrites, those undertaking detailed study of any meteorite classified by optical methods alone should use caution. It is recommended that a polished thin section be requested to accompany any chip and appropriate steps for a more detailed characterization should be undertaken by the user. (Cari Corrigan, Smithsonian Institution)