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Higashi-koen
Basic information Name: Higashi-koen
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: Yes
Year fell: 1897
Country: Japan
Mass:help 750 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H5
Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10151 approved meteorites (plus 18 unapproved names) classified as H5.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
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References: Never published in the Meteoritical Bulletin
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Geography:

Japan
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (33° 36'N, 136° 26'E)
     Recommended::   (33° 36'N, 130° 26'E)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 556.8 km apart

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 7 approved meteorites from Kyushu, Japan (plus 1 unapproved name)
     This is 1 of 57 approved meteorites from Japan (plus 12 unapproved names)
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Synonymshelp: Hakata (In NHM Cat)

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