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Arcadia
Basic information Name: Arcadia
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1937
Country: United States
Mass:help 19.4 kg
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 8  (1958)  Stone
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  LL6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  LL6
Recommended:  LL6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 2563 approved meteorites classified as LL6.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7), LL chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites
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Writeup from MB 8:
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BOELUS, Nebraska, U. S. A. Stone.

Literature: 1. U. S. Nat. Mus., Annual Report, 1942, p.56. 2. The American Mineralogist. Sept.-Oct. 1955, v.40, No. 9, 10, p.937.

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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 8, Moscow (1958)
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United States
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (41° 25'N, 99° 6'W)
     Recommended::   (41° 25'N, 99° 6'W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 49 approved meteorites from Nebraska, United States
     This is 1 of 1739 approved meteorites from United States (plus 355 unapproved names) (plus 28 impact craters)
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Synonyms: Boelus (In NHM Cat)

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