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Balfour Downs
Basic information Name: Balfour Downs
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1962
Country: Australia
Mass:help 2.4 kg
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  IAB
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  IAB-sLL
Recommended:  Iron, IAB-sLL    [explanation]

This is 1 of 31 approved meteorites classified as Iron, IAB-sLL.   [show all]
Search for other: IAB complex irons, Metal-rich meteorites, and Iron meteorites
Buchwald The following entries were found for Balfour Downs in Buchwald (1975)
[Buchwald, Vagn F. (1975) Handbook of Iron Meteorites. University of California Press, 1418 pp.]
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Don Edwards   
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Corey Kuo.   
Geography:

Australia
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (22° 45'S, 120° 50'E)
     Recommended::   (22° 45'S, 120° 50'E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 338 approved meteorites from Western Australia, Australia (plus 1 unapproved name) (plus 11 impact craters)
     This is 1 of 665 approved meteorites from Australia (plus 44 unapproved names) (plus 27 impact craters)
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