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Knyahinya
Basic information Name: Knyahinya
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: Yes
Year fell: 1866
Country: Ukraine
Mass:help 500 kg
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  L/LL5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L/LL5
Recommended:  L/LL5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 16 approved meteorites classified as L/LL5.   [show all]
Search for other: L/LL chondrites, L/LL chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7), L chondrites, LL chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites
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References: Never published in the Meteoritical Bulletin
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Geography:

Ukraine
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (48° 54'N, 22° 24'E)
     Recommended::   (48° 54'N, 22° 24'E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2 approved meteorites from Zakarpats'ka, Ukraine
     This is 1 of 43 approved meteorites from Ukraine (plus 7 impact craters)
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Synonyms: Csillagfalva (In NHM Cat)
Knahyna (In NHM Cat)
Kniaginia (In NHM Cat)
Knyhyna (In NHM Cat)
Kuyahinga (In NHM Cat)
Nagy-Bereszna (In NHM Cat)

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