|Basic information||Name: Anoka|
This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1961
Country: United States
Mass: 1108 g
This is 1 of 10 approved meteorites classified as Iron, IAB-sLM. [show all]
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Writeup from MB 32:
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DISCOVERY OF ANOKA IRON METEORITE, USA
The place of fall or discovery: Anoka County, Minnesota, USA; φ = 45'12'N, λ = 93°26' W.
Date of fall or discovery: FOUND, 1961; recognized 1963.
Class and type: IRON, fine octahedrite.
Number of individual specimens: 1.
Total weight: 1.108 kg.
Circumstances of the fall or discovery: ---
Source: In Report of Dr. Glenn I. Huss (Denver, USA) in a letter IX.21 1964.
|Buchwald||The following entries were found for Anoka in Buchwald (1975)
[Buchwald, Vagn F. (1975) Handbook of Iron Meteorites. University of California Press, 1418 pp.]
|References:||Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 32, Moscow (1964)|
This is 1 of 9 approved meteorites from Minnesota, United States
This is 1 of 1776 approved meteorites from United States (plus 352 unapproved names) (plus 28 impact craters)
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