|Basic information||Name: Caddo County|
This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1987
Country: United States
Mass: 18 kg
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Caddo County, Oklahoma, USA
Iron, with silicate inclusions (IAB).
A mass of about 35 lbs (16.13 kg) and about 5 lbs of fragments were found during ploughing by a farmer (H. Smith, P. O. Box 14218, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73113, USA). Classification from oxygen isotopic data (R. N. Clayton).
|References:||Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 67, Meteoritics 24, 57-60 (1989)|
This is 1 of 40 approved meteorites from Oklahoma, United States (plus 2 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
This is 1 of 1739 approved meteorites from United States (plus 355 unapproved names) (plus 28 impact craters)
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