Meteorite NameAllende 
SynonymsPueblito de Allende, Qutrixpileo 
Categorymeteorite 
ClassificationCarbonaceous chondrite (CV3) 
Specimen Typeindividual 
Find / Fallfall 
Date Collected1969-02-08 0105hrs CST 
Locality CollectedMexico: Chihuahua, Pueblito de Allende 
Lat / Long2658'N 10519'W  
Mineralogyorthopyroxene, olivine, plagioclase, spinel, perovskite, gehlenite-akermanite ss, etc. 
Measurementsoverall dimensions: 2.7 cm x 2.3 cm x 1.7 cm; weight: 13.5 g 
Collection #MET7100/A-206 
DescriptionSpecimen description: Part of a larger individual. It shows a substantial fusion crust on two sides. The interior exhibits the characteristic white aggregates, and also one very large chondrule (6 mm in diameter). This specimen has been used for demonstration purposes and hence handled a lot. 

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