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Mulletiwu
Basic information Name: Mulletiwu
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: Yes
Year fell: 1795
Country: Sri Lanka
Mass:help 25.5 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  L
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L
Recommended:  L    [explanation]

This is 1 of 50 approved meteorites classified as L.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, Ordinary chondrites
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Geography:

Sri Lanka
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (9° 20'N, 80° 50'E)
     Recommended::   (9° 20'N, 80° 50'E)

Statistics:
     This is the only approved meteorite from Northern, Sri Lanka
     This is 1 of 2 approved meteorites from Sri Lanka (plus 1 unapproved name)
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Synonyms: Carnavelpattu (In NHM Cat)
Ceylon (In NHM Cat)
Mullaittivu (In NHM Cat)

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