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Abbott
Basic information Name: Abbott
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1951
Country: United States
Mass:help 21.1 kg
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 37  (1966)  Chondrite
Antarctic Meteorite Newsletter:  AMN 6(2)  (1983)  L3
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H3-6
Recommended:  H3-6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 46 approved meteorites classified as H3-6.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites (type 3), H chondrites, Ordinary chondrites (type 3), and Ordinary chondrites
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Writeup from MB 37:
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ABBOTT, Colfax County, New Mexico, USA;φ = 36°18' N, λ = 104°17'w.

FOUND, 1951-1960.

STONE, chondrite.

9'/2 kg. in Inst. Meteor., Univ. New Mexico, USA.

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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 37, Moscow (1966)
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Geography:

United States
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (36° 18'N, 104° 17'W)
     Recommended::   (36° 18'N, 104° 17'W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 225 approved meteorites from New Mexico, United States (plus 2 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 1739 approved meteorites from United States (plus 355 unapproved names) (plus 28 impact craters)
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