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Näs
Basic information Name: Näs
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1907
Country: Sweden
Mass:help 375 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 20  (1961)  Unknown
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  LL6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  LL6
Recommended:  LL6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 2728 approved meteorites classified as LL6.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Revised 20 Jul 2006: Changed from fall to find. NHM Cat wrong
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Writeup from MB 20:
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NÄS add synonym Vårvik.

Source: List of meteorites and corrections made by K. Fredriksson (Stockholm) and received by E.L.Krinov in December 1960.

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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 20, Moscow (1961)
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Sweden
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (59° 11'N, 12° 13'E)
     Recommended::   (59° 11'N, 12° 13'E)

Statistics:
     This is the only approved meteorite from Alvsborgs, Sweden
     This is 1 of 14 approved meteorites from Sweden (plus 71 unapproved names) (plus 8 impact craters)
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Synonymshelp: Naes (In NHM Cat)
Varvik (From MetBase)
Vårvik (In NHM Cat)

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