|Basic information||Name: Kunashak|
This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: Yes
Year fell: 1949
Mass: 200 kg
This is 1 of 9489 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 6:
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KUNASHAK, Kunashak district, Cheljabinsk region, RSFSR; 0614,558.
Fall June 11, 1949, 8:14 local time.
A meteorite shower, about 20 specimens, total weight over 200 kg.
|References:||Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 6, Moscow (1957)|
This is 1 of 2 approved meteorites from Chelyabinskaya oblast', Russia
This is 1 of 139 approved meteorites from Russia (plus 5 unapproved names) (plus 19 impact craters)
Kunaschak (In NHM Cat)|
Kunischak (In NHM Cat)
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