|Basic information||Name: Allred|
This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1978
Country: United States
Mass: 6.57 kg
This is 1 of 1299 approved meteorites (plus 4 unapproved names) classified as L4. [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7), L chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites
Writeup from MB 56:
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DISCOVERY OF THE ALLRED, USA, STONY METEORITE
Place of find: 16 km SW of Plains, Yoakum County, Texas, USA.
Date of find: Not reported.
Class and type: Stone. Olivine-hypersthene chondrite (L4).
Number of individual
Total weight: 6.57 kg Circumstances of find: Not reported.
Source: J.T. Wasson, Department of Chemistry, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90024, USA.
|References:||Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 56, Meteoritics 14, 161-175 (1979)|
This is 1 of 304 approved meteorites from Texas, United States (plus 2 unapproved names) (plus 3 impact craters)
This is 1 of 1708 approved meteorites from United States (plus 229 unapproved names) (plus 28 impact craters)
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