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Tamentit
Basic information Name: Tamentit
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1864
Country: Algeria
Mass:help 510 kg
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  IIIAB
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  IIIA
Recommended:  Iron, IIIAB    [explanation]

This is 1 of 292 approved meteorites classified as Iron, IIIAB.   [show all]
Search for other: IIIAB irons, Metal-rich meteorites, and Iron meteorites
Buchwald The following entries were found for Tamentit in Buchwald (1975)
[Buchwald, Vagn F. (1975) Handbook of Iron Meteorites. University of California Press, 1418 pp.]
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References: Never published in the Meteoritical Bulletin
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Photos from the Encyclopedia of Meteorites:
Christine Gea   
Université de Bordeaux   
unknown   
Geography:

Algeria
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (27° 43'N, 0° 15'W)
     Recommended::   (27° 43'N, 0° 15'W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 138 approved meteorites from Adrar, Algeria (plus 1 unapproved name)
     This is 1 of 712 approved meteorites from Algeria (plus 27 unapproved names) (plus 4 impact craters)
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Synonyms: Tuat (In NHM Cat)

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