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Adelie Land
Basic information Name: Adelie Land
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1912
Country: Antarctica [Collected by Australasian Antarctic Expedition of 1911-1914]
Mass:help 1000 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  L5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L5
Recommended:  L5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 5075 approved meteorites (plus 1 unapproved name) classified as L5.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7), L chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites
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References: Never published in the Meteoritical Bulletin
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Geography:

Antarctica
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (67° 11'S, 142° 23'E)
     Recommended::   (67° 11'S, 142° 23'E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 33406 approved meteorites from Antarctica (plus 6798 unapproved names)
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Synonyms: Antarctic (In NHM Cat)

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