Name:Vaca Muerta
Abbreviation:-
Country: Chile
Chile
Status:Valid
Fall: No
Year:1861
Class:Mesosiderite-A1
TKW, g:3828000
Bibliography:- Papanastassiou, D. A.; Wasserburg, G. J.; Marvin, U. B. : "Absence of excess 26Mg in anorthite from the Vaca Muerta mesosiderite", Abstracts and Program for the 47th Annual Meeting of the Meteoritical Society, Co-sponsored by the University of New Mexico and the Lunar and Planetary Institute, with additional support from the Los Almos National Laboratory. Hosted by the Institute of Meteoritics and the Department of Geology, University of New Mexico, in Albuquerque, NM, July 30-August 2, 1984 - Jerde, E. A.; Rubin, A. E. : "Diverse Eucritic Pebbles in the Vaca Muerta Mesosiderite: Una Manada de las Vacas Muertas", Abstracts and Program for the 49th Annual Meeting of the Meteoritical Society. Cosponsored by the American Museum of Natural History and the Lunar and Planetary Institute, with support from the Arthur Ross Foundation, Barringer Crater Company, and Jim Dupont. Held September 22-25, 1986, at the American Museum of Natural History, New York, NY., 1986 - Pedersen, H.; Lindgren, H.; Canut de Bon, C. : "Strewn-fields of Imilac and Vaca Muerta", Abstracts and Program for the 52nd Annual Meeting of the Meteoritical Society, 1989 - Kimura, M.; Ikeda, Y.; Ebihara, M.; Prinz, M. : "Petrology and mineralogy of new enclaves from the Vaca Muerta mesosiderite.", Antarctic Meteorites XV. Papers presented to the 15th Symposium on Antarctic Meteorites, NIPR, Tokyo, May 30 - June 1, 1990, p. 10-12 - Ikeda, Yukio; Ebihara, Mitsuru; Prinz, Martin : "Enclaves in the Mt. Padbury and Vaca Muerta mesosiderites: Magmatic and residue (or cumulate) rock types", Fourteenth Symposium on Antarctic Meteorites. Proceedings of the NIPR Symposium, No. 3, held June 6-8, 1989 - Ireland, Trevor R.; Wlotzka, Frank; Marvin, Ursula B. : "Zircons in the Vaca Muerta mesosiderite and Simmern H5 chondrite: II. Ion probe U-Th-Pb systematics", Meteoritics, Vol. 25, p.373, 12/1990 - Wasson, J. T. : "The rediscovery of the Vaca Muerta strewnfield", Meteoritics, volume 27, page 125, 06/1992 - Reedy, R. C.; Masarik, J.; Jull, A. J. T.; Donahue, D. J.; Wasson, J. T. : "Studies of Cosmic-Ray-produced Carbon-14 in the Vaca Muerta Mesosiderite", Meteoritics, vol. 28, no. 3, volume 28, page 421, 1993
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Woreczko Jan & Wadi
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Woreczko Jan & Wadi
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Michael S. Scherman
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