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Haven
Basic information Name: Haven
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1950
Country: United States
Mass:help 6.1 kg
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 8  (1958)  Stone
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H6
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H6
Recommended:  H6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 5760 approved meteorites (plus 3 unapproved names) classified as H6.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
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Writeup from MB 8:
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HAVEN, Kansas, U. S. A. Stone.

Literature: 1. Publ. Museo Mineral. Geol. Facultad de Sci.. Ox. Tix. Nat., 1940, 3-13.  2. Earth Science Digest, Omaga Neb., 1952, v. 6, No. 2, pp. 33-34 /MA-12-254 /.  3. The American Mineralogist. Sept.-Oct. 1955, v.40, No 9, 10, p.937.

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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 8, Moscow (1958)
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Geography:

United States
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (37° 58'N, 97° 45'W)
     Recommended::   (37° 57' 51"N, 97° 45' 21"W)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 0.6 km apart

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 144 approved meteorites from Kansas, United States (plus 1 unapproved name) (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 1815 approved meteorites from United States (plus 354 unapproved names) (plus 28 impact craters)
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