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Farmington
Basic information Name: Farmington
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: Yes
Year fell: 1890
Country: United States
Mass:help 89.4 kg
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  L5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  L5
Recommended:  L5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 5237 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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David L. Ribeca   
Gerald Armstrong   
harlan trammell   
MeteoriteCollector.org - AMNH - New York   
MeteoriteCollector.org - MTCU - Monnig Collection   
MeteoriteCollector.org - USNM - Smithsonian   
Phil Schmitz   
Rene Schmit   
Woreczko Jan & Wadi   
Geography:

United States
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (39° 45'N, 97° 2'W)
     Recommended::   (39° 45'N, 97° 2'W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 143 approved meteorites from Kansas, United States (plus 1 unapproved name) (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 1738 approved meteorites from United States (plus 355 unapproved names) (plus 28 impact craters)
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Synonyms: Framington (In NHM Cat)
Washington (In NHM Cat)
Washington County (In NHM Cat)

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