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Carlton
Basic information Name: Carlton
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1887
Country: United States
Mass:help 81.2 kg
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  IIICD
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  IAB-sLM
Recommended:  Iron, IAB-sLM    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10 approved meteorites classified as Iron, IAB-sLM.   [show all]
Search for other: IAB complex irons, Metal-rich meteorites, and Iron meteorites
Buchwald The following entries were found for Carlton in Buchwald (1975)
[Buchwald, Vagn F. (1975) Handbook of Iron Meteorites. University of California Press, 1418 pp.]
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References: Never published in the Meteoritical Bulletin
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Photos from the Encyclopedia of Meteorites:
Don Edwards   
Mike Farmer   
Photograph by Geoffrey Notkin © Oscar E. Monnig Meteorite Gallery   
Geography:

United States
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (31° 55'N, 98° 2'W)
     Recommended::   (31° 55'N, 98° 2'W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 305 approved meteorites from Texas, United States (plus 2 unapproved names) (plus 3 impact craters)
     This is 1 of 1739 approved meteorites from United States (plus 355 unapproved names) (plus 28 impact craters)
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Synonyms: Carlton-County (In NHM Cat)
Carlton-Hamilton (In NHM Cat)
Corlton-Hamilton (In NHM Cat)
Erath County (From MetBase)
Eroth County (false) (In NHM Cat)
False Eroth County (In NHM Cat)
Hamilton County (In NHM Cat)

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