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Allan Hills 84233
Basic information Name: Allan Hills 84233
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: ALH 84233
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1984
Country: Antarctica [Collected by US Antarctic Search for Meteorites program (ANSMET)]
Mass:help 13.6 g
Classification
  history:
Antarctic Meteorite Newsletter:  AMN 10(2)  (1987)  Iron
AMN 13(1)  (1990)  Iron-ung w/silicate inclusions
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 76  (1994)  Iron-ung
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  Iron-ung
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  Iron-ung
Recommended:  Iron, ungrouped    [explanation]

This is 1 of 116 approved meteorites (plus 1 unapproved name) classified as Iron, ungrouped.   [show all]
Search for other: Metal-rich meteorites, Ungrouped irons, and Iron meteorites
Data from:
  MB76
  Table 2
  Line 1198:
Origin or pseudonym:Near Western
Mass (g):13.6
Class:Iron ung
Weathering grade:e
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References: Published in Antarctic Meteorite Newsletter 10(2) (1987), JSC, Houston
Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 76, Meteoritics 29, 100-143 (1994)
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Geography:

Antarctica
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (76° 43'S, 159° 40'E)
     Recommended::   (76° 42' 43"S, 158° 43' 46"E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 24.1 km apart

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     This is 1 of 33930 approved meteorites from Antarctica (plus 6798 unapproved names)
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