|Basic information||Name: Anson|
This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1972
Country: United States
Mass: 3.9 kg
This is 1 of 9407 approved meteorites (plus 3 unapproved names) classified as L6. [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 ANSON, USA, STONY METEORITE
Place of find: Sumner County, Kansas, USA.
Date of find: Recognized 1972.
Class and type: Stone. Olivine-hypersthene chondrite. Olivine Fa23.
Number of individual
specimens: Not reported.
Weight: 3.9 kg
Circumstances of find: Picked up in a field by a farmer while he was drilling wheat.
Source: G.I. Huss, 1976. The Huss Coll. of Meteorites, p. 3, American Meteorite Laboratory, Denver, Colorado 80201, USA.
|References:||Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 56, Meteoritics 14, 161-175 (1979)|
This is 1 of 144 approved meteorites from Kansas, United States (plus 1 unapproved name) (plus 1 impact crater)
This is 1 of 1777 approved meteorites from United States (plus 352 unapproved names) (plus 28 impact craters)
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